|Floral Clock, Frankfort, Ky.|
All of the flowers used are grown in nearby greenhouses. The "100" noted in the floral arrangement celebrates the Capitol's 100th Birthday. The floral clock is one of the largest in the world and is similar to those in Edinburgh, Scotland and Niagara Falls, Canada. Weighing 200,000 pounds (the hour hand alone weighs 420 pounds), the usual floral design includes 13,000 plants.