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Queen Anne's Lace

Taken at Skolfield Shores Preserve in Harpswell, Maine.

 

Daucus carota, whose common names include wild carrot, bird's nest, bishop's lace, and Queen Anne's lace (North America), is a white, flowering plant in the family Apiaceae, native to temperate regions of Europe and southwest Asia, and naturalized to North America and Australia.

 

Domesticated carrots are cultivars of a subspecies, Daucus carota subsp. sativus. [Wikipedia]

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Taken on July 28, 2020