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Wildflowers & Trees Of Appalachia

Wildflowers & Trees Of Appalachia

Dying Queen Anne’s Lace

Queen Anne’s Lace dots the roadsides and fields with white where I live. According to legend, Queen Anne was tatting lace when she pricked her finger and left a dot of blood in the center of the lace which is the dark spot that can be seen on some of the flowers. I always associate Queen Anne’s Lace with chiggers. I swear when I was little Granny told me to never touch them or I’d get chiggers all over me.…

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