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AGM plants have been through a rigorous trial and assessment programme. They are:
This plant will provide nectar and pollen for bees and the many other types of pollinating insects.
It is included in an evolving list of plants carefully researched and chosen by RHS experts. Divided into 3 groups these lists, linked below, are maintained by a team of RHS staff and are reviewed annually.
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Other common names
water forget-me-not love-me
marsh forget-me-not mouse-ear mouse-ear scorpion grass snake grass
Myosotis can be annuals, biennials or perennials, with simple leaves and clusters of small, salver-shaped blue, yellow or white flowers, with yellow or white eyes, in spring or early summer
M. scorpioides is a erect rhizomatous perennial to 30cm, with oblong leaves and bright blue, white or yellow-eyed flowers 8mm across, in cymes in early summer
Temp. N. Hemisphere
All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
Aspect South-facing or West-facing or East-facing
Exposure Sheltered or Exposed
SoilSand, Clay, Loam
pHAcid, Neutral, Alkaline
Time to ultimate height
Grow in wet soil at pool margins, in water no deeper than 10cm, in full sun or partial shade
Propagate by seed sown in-situ, or by division in spring
Suggested planting locations and garden types
City & Courtyard Gardens Wildflower meadow
Pruning Cut back after flowering
Pests Generally pest free
Plants are susceptible to powdery mildews and a downy mildew
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