Botanical name: Myosotis scorpioides
Other names: Water forget-me-not, Mouse-ear scorpion grass, Snake grass, Love-me, Marsh forget-me-not, Mouse-ear, Myosotis palustris, Water forgetmenot
Species: M. scorpioides - M. scorpioides is a clump-forming perennial with oblong, hairy leaves and sky-blue flowers with a central yellow eye in summer to autumn. It makes an ideal plant for pond margins or a bog garden.
Myosotis scorpioides is: Deciduous
Flower: Blue, White, Yellow in Summer
Foliage: Green in Summer
Pests: Generally pest-free.
Pruning: Cut back at the end of flowering.. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Division, Seed. REGISTER to read more...
Myosotis scorpioides (Water forget-me-not) will reach a height of 0.3m and a spread of 0.5m after 2-5 years.
Suggested uses: Aquatic, Beds and borders, Bog garden, City, Cottage/Informal, Waterside
Cultivation: Plant in moist soils or shallow water (maximum 10cm) in either sun or partial shade.
Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy
Soil drainage: Moisture-retentive
Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Light: Full Sun, Partial Shade
Aspect: South, East, West
Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered
Hardiness: Hardy (H4)
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