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Cynoglossum amabile ‘Azul’ (photo courtesy of Annie’s Annuals & Perennials)
Cynoglossum amabile ‘Azul’ (photo courtesy of Annie’s Annuals & Perennials)

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Zones A1-A3, 1-45, H1, H2
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Full
Regular Water
Moderate

Cynoglossum amabile

Chinese Forget-Me-Not
Boraginaceae
Annuals

CYNOGLOSSUM

Bedding, border, or wild garden plants with little blue, white, or pink flowers like forget-me-nots (Myosotis), to which they are related.

Cynoglossum amabile

Biennial grown as an annual. East Asian native reaching 1 1/2–2 ft. tall and 1 ft. wide. Lance-shaped leaves are soft, hairy, and grayish green. Loose sprays of rich blue, pink, or white flowers (larger than forget-me-nots) appear in spring, continue into summer where the weather is cool.

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