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Wild Carrot - Daucus carota The tiny red flower in the center of the flower umbel is colored by anthocyanin, and it&#039;s purpose is to attract insects.<br />
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Habitat: Meadow Daucus,Daucus carota,Geotagged,Queen Anne's Lace,Summer,United States,Wild carrot Click/tap to enlarge

Wild Carrot - Daucus carota

The tiny red flower in the center of the flower umbel is colored by anthocyanin, and it's purpose is to attract insects.

Habitat: Meadow

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''Daucus carota'', whose common names include wild carrot, bird's nest, bishop's lace, and Queen Anne's lace , is a 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''.

Similar species: Ginseng And Carrots
Species identified by Christine Young
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By Christine Young

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Uploaded Nov 1, 2019. Captured Jul 25, 2019 09:18 in 281 Main St S, Woodbury, CT 06798, USA.
  • Canon EOS 80D
  • f/7.1
  • 1/1024s
  • ISO100
  • 100mm