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Jun 14, 2015 9:41 AM CST
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Name: Kelli
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Yesterday, we went to Lompoc to see the 'world famous' flower fields. At one time, Lompoc produced 50 to 75% of the flower seed in the world. However, vegetables have become more profitable and most farmers have switched. I should have gone 25 years ago. We only saw about 4 flower fields but I did get some pictures and it was still pretty and it's always a nice drive to go up that way. The only flower species we saw were stocks and larkspur. Supposedly Lompoc is famous for sweet peas, but we didn't see any.

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Tribute to the vegetables. This is celery
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