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Cynoglossum amabile

Cynoglossum amabile
Chinese forget-me-not
Cynoglossum amabile
Developing seeds take on a reddish cast

Common name Chinese forget-me-not
Family boraginaceae
Life cycle annual
Flowers blue (summer)
Size 12-18"
Light sun-part shade
From seed self-seeds in our garden

Loaded with sky-blue flowers for weeks in summer, this annual adds a cheerful note to unexpected corners of our garden - it self-seeds here and there, no doubt aided by the fact that the seeds cling to fabric (usually taking a ride on socks).

This plant used to grow in our garden, but it slipped away...

One or more images of this plant are included in my stock photo catalog

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