The Lajas Flag
Lajas flag is comprised of three (3) horizontal stripes.
The top one is green, the middle is white and the bottom is
canary yellow. A white
stripe of equal width to the others is centered vertically forming a
cross. In the center of
the cross there is a pineappple, the color of a ripe, orange,
pineapple. Surrounding the pineapple are eleven (11) stars arranged
in a circle. Five are
evenly arranged in the top part of the circle and six are arranged
in the bottom half.
significance of the colors and elements of the flag are as follows:
The green stripe represents the green valley of Lajas, the
town’s agricultural center. The canary yellow stripe represents
the wealth of the soil. The intersection of the two white stripes
represents the union of all the lajeños and to point out that Lajas
is a town of love, peace and friendship.
The cross that results from the two white stripes represents
the religious roots of Lajas,
the faith in God and a belief in divine things.
flag of Lajas was designed by Señorita Maritza Luciano and Señor