True Forget-me-not (Scorpioides) is generally described as
a perennial forb/herb.
not native to the U.S. (United States)
and has its most active growth period in the
spring and summer .
True Forget-me-not (Scorpioides) has
green foliage and
blue flowers, with
a moderate amount of
conspicuous brown fruits or seeds.
The greatest bloom is usually observed in the
with fruit and seed production starting in the
spring and continuing until
not retained year to year.
True Forget-me-not (Scorpioides) has a
short life span relative to most other plant species and a
moderate growth rate.
At maturity, the typical
True Forget-me-not (Scorpioides) will reach up to
1.5 foot high, with a maximum height at 20 years of
True Forget-me-not (Scorpioides) is easily found in nurseries, garden stores and other plant dealers and distributors. It can be propagated by
container, seed, sprigs.
It has a
rapid ability to spread through seed production and the seedlings have
Note that cold stratification is
not required for seed germination and the plant cannot survive exposure to temperatures below
none tolerance to drought and restricted water conditions.
Source: USDA, NRCS, PLANTS Database, plants.usda.gov.
National Plant Data Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA