Peanut Monument

Georgia State Peanut Monument


Peanut monument in Ashburn, Georgia

Peanut monument in Ashburn, Georgia; photo by Tom Gill on Flickr (noncommercial use permitted with attribution / no derivative works).

Peanut Monument

The peanut monument in Ashburn, Georgia was officially recognized as a state symbol in 1998 (Ashburn is also home to the world's largest peanut-shelling plant). "The world's largest peanut" was erected in 1975. The peanut is also the official state crop of Georgia.