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Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 12-18 inches
Plant Spread: 18-30 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Blue
Flower Time: Spring
Resistances: Rabbit Resistant

a/k/a Forget-Me-Not

The All Things Plants Top 25 List of Shade Garden PlantsThe All Things Plants Top 25 List of Shade Garden Plants
By dave on May 3, 2014

Let's open Shade Gardens week with a list of the most active entries in our database. Among the thousands of plants that want full or mostly shade, which ones have the most pictures, comments and other details added? Let's find out!

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Posted by yurikashtanov (St.Petersburg, or Sochi, or North Smolensk reg., Russia; Los Frailes, Ecuador - Zone 10a) on Jan 9, 2013 1:24 PM

The plant is quite abundant in the forest on the hillside near my house.

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Posted by KFredenburg (Black Hills, SD - Zone 5a) on Jun 6, 2020 4:09 PM

Clusters of dainty blue spring flowers on 1 to 2-foot slender stems above handsome heart-shaped leaves.
For best results (if planting more than one of these plants), space each one at least a foot apart from each other.
Landscape uses:
Plant Siberian bugloss in an informal perennial garden where its seedlings will not be objectionable, among shrubs or in a woodland garden, where it can spread to form a ground cover. It is an attractive companion for spring bulbs.

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