This is the time of year when Queen Ann establishes her rule in pastures and by the country thoroughfares. Her dominance is evidenced not by ostentatious garb and bright finery but by a subdued wisp of lace.
Those in the kingdom of botanicals refer to her as “Daucus carota”, but us commoners will have none of that. Me thinks she would also find that title distasteful. Queen Ann’s Lace it is then.
So without further delay here are some images of ‘er Majesty’s presence:
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