Daucus carota-Queen Anne’s lace

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D. carota was introduced and naturalised in North America, where it is often known as “Queen Anne’s lace”. Both Anne, Queen of Great Britain, and her great grandmother Anne of Denmark are taken to be the Queen Anne for which the plant is named.[6] from:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Daucus_carota

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Anne, Queen of Great Britain from:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anne,_Queen_of_Great_Britain

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Anne of Denmark, from: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anne_of_Denmark

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