Ammi Dara - False Queen Anne's Lace

BOTANICAL INTEREST

Botanical Interests Packet

'Dara' adds a soft, airy, elegance to the garden and fresh or dried flower arrangements. It is also called ornamental carrot or false Queen Anne's lace. 'Dara' is a low-maintenance annual, and not at all aggressive like true Queen Anne's lace. Fairly drought tolerant once established, but flowers best with regular moisture. (approx. 30 seeds/pkt)

Botanical Name: Daucus carota

Family: Apiaceae

Native: Africa, Asia, and Europe

Hardiness: Annual

Plant Dimensions: 36"–50" tall, 18" wide

Variety Information: 3"–5" lacy, unscented umbels in shades of blush pink to maroon

Exposure: Full sun

Bloom Period: Summer to frost

Attributes: Attracts Beneficial Insects, Cut Flower, Drought Tolerant

MFG Part Number: 1416