Arkansas
The Natural State

"Regnat populus" (The people rule)

Arkansas

State Birthday
June 15, 1836

The official Arkansas state tartan. At one time there were two other contenders for this honour. Colours: green represents the 'Natural State' (the State's nickname); red the original settlers; white for the diamonds and black for the rich oil reserves. Approved by State Governor Mike Huckabee in the State Capital of Little Rock on 1st September, 1998.