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    Edible flower pin page- Queen Anne's Lace, also called "Wild Carrot," is a common plant in dry fields, ditches, and open areas. It was introduced from Europe, and the carrots that we eat today were once cultivated from this plant. Queen Anne's Lace grows up to four feet tall. Its leaves are two to eight inches long and fern-like. This plant is best known for its flowers, which are tiny and white, blooming in lacy, flat-topped clusters. Each little flower has a dark, purplish center.

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Wild Carrots and Queen Ann’s Lace

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    Yay, we have wild carrots! Look for the hairy stems. An important distinguisher from poisonous hemlock. It smelled like carrot too!

  • House of Flower

    how do they taste? I had no idea they were carrots - we have so much on our farm.

queen ann's lace - The difference between wild carrot (queen anne's lace) and deadly hemlock... Key - queen anne's lace always has a central purple flower and hairy stem

The simple charm of wild carrot Queen Anns lace "Simple infusions are one way to capture the flavor. In these very busy days of summer, simple is good.

Top 10 Things to Forage in Autumn | And Here We Are... It's a great time of year to get out and find some wonderful wild foods! All of these are really easy to identify, and grow throughout Europe and North America.

Queen Anne's Lace, Wild Carrot, Bird's Nest or Bishop's lace. It's all Daucus carota (the wild carrot). Family Apiacaea, native in the UK. Edible while young. Crushed seeds of this plant were used by Hippocrates as a form of birth control. In dyes, the flowers give a creamy, off-white colour. Beneficial weed.

Carrot Fruits- these carrot "fruits" (containing the seed) of the wild carrot are packet with a strong carrot punch.

Brassicales, Brassicaceae, Brassica rapa "field mustard"

Ramsons (Allium ursinum) — also known as buckrams, wild garlic, broad-leaved garlic, wood garlic, bear leek, and bear's garlic — is a wild relative of chives native to Europe and Asia.[1] The Latin name is due to the brown bear's taste for the bulbs and its habit of digging up the ground to get at them; they are also a favorite of wild boar.

In my next life, my yard will look like this photo taken by Alisa Burke

gotta make it here one day - flower fields, carlsbad