Lazy daisies are made from individual chain stitches arranged in a circle. Stitch up at A. Stitch back down at A. Do not pull the thread all the way through. Stitch up at B, just above A. Pass the needle through the thread loop.
Lyda: "This is the first real embroidery stitch i learned, i used it on the seams of my apron dress." Vandyke stitch, several extant things have this on them in some form or another (see Medieval Clothing and Textiles vol VIII?