Myosotis sylvatica* (Forget-me-not)

Formerly M. alpestris. Small short-lived rhizomatous perennial with deep blue petals and yellow interior, blooming April to August. Prefers moist sites from the lowlands to the alpine; up to 10,500 ft. elevation. Use in wildflower garden mixes and landscaping borders.

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INFORMATION & ATTRIBUTES

Family: Boraginaceae

Duration:  Perennial

Growth Habit: Forb/herb

Native Status: Introduced

Growth Form: 

Mature Height: 6-18 in.

Bloom Color: Blue

Bloom Period: Late spring to summer

Annual Precipitation:  in.

Drought Tolerance:

Shade Tolerance: Tolerant

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Wetland Indicator Status: FAC

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SOIL ADAPTATION

Coarse Texture: No

Medium Texture: Yes

Fine Texture: Yes

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SEEDING NOTES

Seeds per Pound: 720,000

Seeding Rate: 1-2 PLS lbs/acre

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VARIETIES

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