Monday, May 25, 2009

Happy Memorial Day to All Who Served

Thank you to all who've served this great nation! May we forever be a great nation and never have reason to apologize to any other.

A Foral Flag created with Larkspur

The 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. Grown near Vandenberg, AFB.


  1. What a wonderful Holiday post! That had to take some planning!