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PlantFiles: Annual Forget-Me-Not
Myosotis dissitiflora 'Blue Bird'

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Family: Boraginaceae
Genus: Myosotis (my-oh-SO-tis) (Info)
Species: dissitiflora (dis-sit-ih-FLOR-uh) (Info)
Cultivar: Blue Bird

Synonym:Myosotis dissitiflora var. oblongata

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Category:
Annuals
Biennials

Height:
6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

Spacing:
9-12 in. (22-30 cm)

Hardiness:
Not Applicable

Sun Exposure:
Light Shade

Danger:
Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:
Medium Blue

Bloom Time:
Mid Spring
Late Spring/Early Summer
Mid Summer

Foliage:
Herbaceous
Velvet/Fuzzy-Textured

Other details:
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
Self-sows freely; deadhead if you do not want volunteer seedlings next season

Soil pH requirements:
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)
7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)
7.9 to 8.5 (alkaline)

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
From seed; direct sow outdoors in fall
From seed; sow indoors before last frost
From seed; direct sow after last frost

Seed Collecting:
Allow seedheads to dry on plants; remove and collect seeds
Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored

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Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Broken Arrow, Oklahoma
Greenville, South Carolina
Wytheville, Virginia



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