USS Rankin (AKA-103)
Floral Flag
It is said that you can drive by this floral flag on V Street south of Ocean Avenue in Lompoc, California, close to Vandenberg AFB. 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.  
The 7 acre flag is 740 feet long and 390 feet wide. 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.

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