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Queen Anne's lace is ancestor of today's carrots
Looking a lot like lacy-white umbrellas standing atop 3-foot stems, the roadsides are covered with Queen Anne's lace (Daucus carota sativus), a wild-growing weed that's not bad looking — for a weed, that is.
By Lou Boulmetis, firstname.lastname@example.org
July 19, 2012