Western Hound’s Tongue
Bedding, border, or wild garden plants with little blue, white, or pink flowers like forget-me-nots (Myosotis), to which they are related.Cynoglossum grande
Native to Oregon and California coast ranges and to Sierra Nevada slopes below 4,000 ft. Hairy, mostly basal leaves 6–12 in. long. Blue spring flowers with white centers. Plants reach 1–2 1/2 ft. tall and 1 ft. wide; dieback in summer to a heavy underground root. Choose a shaded, woodsy site with cool soil; provide little summer water.
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‘Mouchang’ has very large, single to semidouble salmon-pink flowers. Vigorous.
This perennial grows to 1–2 ft. high with branches trailing to spread 3 ft. or more. Soft, hairy...