Wild Carrot

Daucus carota

Photo of Wild Carrot
Photo by Dr. John Meade, weed scientist emeritus
Rutgers NJAES Cooperative Extension

Wild carrot is a biennal with a striking white flower. It is the same species as the cultivated carrot but doesn't taste as good. Favors roadsides and other untended areas. It is also called Queen Anne's Lace.

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  1. Rutgers
  2. Executive Dean of Agriculture and Natural Resources
  3. School of Environmental and Biological Sciences