Prickly Wild Rose (Rosa acicularis) is Alberta's provincial flower and was chosen by the schoolchildren of the province back in 1930.
Our other provincial symbols include:
- Lodgepole Pine (Pinus contorta var. latifolia)
- Rough Fescue (Festuca scabrella)
- Petrified Wood
- Rocky Mountain Bighorn Sheep (Ovis canadensis)
- Bull Trout (Salvelinus confluentus)
- and the Great Horned Owl (Bubo virginianus)