VIRGINIA, (VA), 10th state, admitted 06/25/1788
Nickname: The Old Dominion State
State Flower: American Dogwood/or/Flowering Dogwood
State Bird: Cardinal
Purple Heart Trail routes:
I-64, Virginia/West Virginia border to Norfolk.
Route 1, Fairfax County from I-95 to Route 235.
Route 3 from George Wahington’s Birthplace to VA3 & I-95 Junction.
Purple Heart Bridge:
On route I-95 over the Occoquan River.
This is west of Mt Vernon.
****The Purple Heart Trail originates in MT. Vernon