Queen Anne’s lace!

interesting legend behind the name…

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Queen Anne’s lace earned its common name from a legend that tells of Queen Anne of England (1665-1714) pricking her finger and a drop of blood landed on white lace she was sewing. Belonging to the carrot family, Queen Anne’s lace is a biennial that is also known as wild carrot.

Posted for – PHOTO FOR THE WEEK 73 – WHITE

and FOTD – July 26

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