South Carolina

South Carolina Symbols

  • Amphibian: Spotted Salamander
  • Bird: Carolina Wren
  • Butterfly: Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
  • Fish: Striped Bass
  • Flag of South Carolina
  • Flower: Carolina Jessamine
  • Fruit: Peach
  • Gem: Amethyst
  • Motto: DUM SPIRO SPERO "While I Breathe I Hope" and ANIMIS OPIBUSQUE PARATI "Ready in Soul and Resource"
  • Nicknames: (most used) Palmetto State, Rice State, Swamp State
  • Song: "Carolina"
  • State Seal
  • Tree: Palmetto
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