Native to Europe. State flower of Alaska. To 6 to 12 in. high, 2 ft. wide. Soft, hairy foliage; basal leaves reach 4 in. long, while those set higher on stems are 1/2 to 2 in. long. Pure blue flowers with a white eye are 1/3 in. wide, set loosely along top portions of stems. Blooms and seeds profusely for a long season, beginning in late winter or early spring. Self-sows and will persist for years unless weeded out. Often sold as Myosotis alpestris.
This variety has double yellow flowers that are darker in the center.
Native California to British Columbia. Two wild forms: one has coarse stems and sprawls 4–5 in. ...
From South America. To 6 in. high, 1 1/2 ft. across. Trailing, branching reddish stems are set with na...