The Only Flag That Does Not Fly


Flag of flowers

Between the fields where the flag is planted, there are 9+ miles

of flower fields that go all the way to the ocean. The flowers are

grown by seed companies. It's a beautiful place, close to Vandenberg

AFB. Check out the dimensions of the flag. The 2002 Floral Flag is

740 feet long and 390 feet wide and maintains the proper Flag

dimensions, as described in Executive Order #10834. This Flag is 6.65

acres and is the first Floral Flag to be planted with 5 pointed Stars,

comprised of White Larkspur. Each Star is 24 feet in diameter; each

Stripe is 30 feet wide. This Flag is estimated to contain more than

400,000 Larkspur plants, with 4-5 flower stems each, for a total! of

more than 2 million flowers. You can drive by this flag on V Street

south of Ocean Ave. in Lompoc, CA!

      Aerial photo courtesy of Bill Morson Soldiers' Prayer 

For our soldiers....Please don't break it

When you receive this, please! stop for a moment and Say a
prayer for our servicemen. There is nothing attached.... Just send
this to all the people in your address book. Do not stop the wheel,
please.... Of all the gifts you could give a US Soldier, or anyone,
prayer is the very best one.


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