Myosotis sylvatica

Myosotis sylvatica

Forget-me-not

Formerly known as Myosotis alpestris. Small perennial, prefers moist meadows and grassy slopes. Occurs in subalpine elevations up to tundra ecosystems. Deep blue petals contrast sharply with yellow, red or white interior of the flower. Blooms from late spring into summer.

Varieties: 

Species Attributes

Height: 
10 
- 18 
in.
Life Form: 
Perennial
Native or Introduced: 
Introduced
Precipitation: 
High - Wetland Adapted
Sun & Shade Tolerance: 
Part Sun
Full Shade
Elevation: 
ft.

Soil Texture

Coarse: 
Not Adapted
Moderately Coarse: 
Marginal
Medium: 
Average
Moderately Fine: 
Best
Fine: 
Average

Soil pH

Acidic: 
Not Adapted
Neutral: 
Best
Basic: 
Average
Seeding Rate: 
- 2 
PLS lbs/Acre
Pure Seed per Bushel: 
38.00 lbs.
Seeds per Pound: 
720,000
Germination Time: 
Days
Mycorrhizal Dependent: 
Yes
Bloom Color: 
Blue & Yellow
Blooming Season: 
Spring
Summer