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Forget-me-not

Myosotis scorpioides

Description:

They can come in blue, purple, pink or white 5 leaved flowers. The flowers can be 1 cm or less in diameter. They prefer moist habitats and they bloom in spring. They are part of the boraginaceae family. Myosotis is Greek for mouse' s ear, referring to the shape of the petals.

Habitat:

There are many species of forget- me- nots in the new Zealand region, but they can be found in Europe .

Notes:

These are a very popular flower. They do populate quite fast. Depending on the weather and temperature conditions, they can bloom each year.

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2 Comments

Hailey2
Hailey2 11 years ago

thanx! i have so many growing in my yard.

Kat Lester
Kat Lester 11 years ago

Wow this is beautiful

Hailey2
Spotted by
Hailey2

British Columbia, Canada

Spotted on May 29, 2012
Submitted on May 30, 2012

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