Forget Me Nots, blue flowers, gardening, landscaping

Forget-me-not. A legend about the origin of the name forget-me-not is as follows. Once a medieval knight and his lady-love were walking beside a river. The knight held a bouquet in his hands. Because of the weight of the armor, he fell into the water. According to the legend, he threw the bouquet at her shouting forget-me-not.

forget me not with fern

lilly of the valley

Forget me nots.

Humilis Alba Coerulea Oculata This exquisite botanical tulip Humilis 'Alba Coerulea Oculata' should be given pride of place in the garden or in a planter on the patio. The colour combination of the bright white pointed petals and the striking, steely blue heart is very unusual and special among other tulips.

If you're looking for hardy, no-care, "Plant and Forget" spring flowering bulbs, look no further - load up on Muscari. These bulbs are so winter hardy and easy to grow that no garden should be without them.

Planting Forget Me Not Flowers | Forget-Me-Not (Eritrichium splendens), Alaska's state flower

American forget-me-not (Omphalodes cappadocica ‘Starry Eyes’) is a very elegant plant. The flowers of this American plant have unusual shapes and colour combinations. in fact white and blue. This forget-me-not is an excellent ground cover plant!

Blue blooms

Duranta erecta is a species of flowering shrub in the verbena family Verbenaceae, native from Mexico to South America and the Caribbean. It is widely cultivated as an ornamental plant in tropical and subtropical gardens throughout the world, and has become naturalized in many places. It is considered an invasive species in Australia, China, South Africa and on several Pacific Islands. Common names include golden dewdrop, pigeon berry, and skyflower.

The Alaska state flower. Blue forget-me-nots instead of baby's breath for my wedding flowers

Forget-me-nots

forget me nots

~~Wild Flower Mix Seeds - easy way to create a border of wild flowers~~

Lungwort, a perennial gets 1 foot tall. Opal has ice-blue flowers and Trevi Fountain has cobalt blue flowers.

flowers

Purple cone flowers

Flowers

Shade perennial - Helleborus 'Onyx Odyssey' (very large 3" fully double flowers are slate purple to near-black)