British Columbia (BC)

Flag of British Columbia

Flag:
Royal Warrant of King Edward VII, March 31, 1906 assigning Arms and Banner Flag adopted by Order of the Lieutenant Governor in Council on June 27, 1960

Arms of British Columbia

Arms:
Royal Warrant of King Edward VII, March 31, 1906
Gazetted, June 2, 1906
Crest and supporters assumed by the Province later granted by Royal Warrant of Queen Elizabeth II, October 15, 1987
Gazetted, December 5, 1987

Pacific Dogwood

Flower:
In British Columbia, the flower of the dogwood tree (Cornus Nuttalli) became the official floral emblem in 1956. The columbine had also been suggested.

Other symbols:

The British Columbia tartan, the western red cedar, jade, and the Steller's jay.

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