The Wayfarer (mnfaure) wrote,
The Wayfarer

Here by Glimpses Known - Queen Anne's Lace

 This one is for clarentine , who seems fond of Queen Anne's Lace. Taken at sunset, along the canal.

The lore behind the name: The plant is named after Queen Anne of England, renowned as an expert lace maker. But one day, she pricked her finger with a needle and a drop of blood fell into the lace, whence comes the deep purple-red bud in the center of the flower, which you can see in the top right photo.

And a bonus close-up:

Tags: glimpses: france, pics
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