The Sunflower State

Kansas State Nickname

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Sunflower; photo by Philip Chapman-Bell on Flickr (noncommercial use permitted with attribution / share alike).

The Sunflower State

The official nickname for Kansas is The Sunflower State (the sunflower is also the state flower of Kansas and appears on the state flag and the Kansas state quarter). Kansas is also called The Wheat State and The JayHawker State.

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Images

Kansas USA (public domain image).

Kansas USA

Videos

Growing Sunflowers