Myosotis australis
Myosotis australis
Myosotis australis
Myosotis australis
Myosotis australis
Myosotis australis
Myosotis australis

Myosotis australis

Southern Forget-Me-Not

Boraginaceae

Height

30 cm

Flower colour

yellow

Flowering time

July

Foliage colour

green

Sunlight

sun

Soil

well drained, gritty

pH

acid - neutral - alkaline

Hardiness

short lived

Plant range

New Zealand, Tasmania

Myosotis is a genus in the family Boraginaceae. The number of species is a bit unclear, but there are at least 74 recognized species. Most are found in two distinct areas. Species in Eurasia have sky blue flowers and species in New-Zealand often white or yellow flowers. There are also a few species in N- and S-America. Most species prefer sun and well-drained soil.

Propagation:


Seed - sown in March.

Seed just covered and stored at 20°C (68°F) until germination.

Short lived. Self-seeds fairly reliably.

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