Also known as
Siberian Bugloss, Great Forget-Me-Not, Brunnera, False Forget-Me-Not, Largeleaf Brunnera
2 years to reach maturity
This plant has no fragrance
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Perennial Forget-Me-Not Overview
Brunnera macrophylla is a rhizomatous herbaceous perennial which is also commonly called Perennial forget-me-not or Siberian bugloss. It produces large, oval to heart-shaped leaves and small, delicate, blue flowers. Tends to form clumps, growing to around 45cm wide, they are very robust plants, well suited to wildflower style plantings. They can adapt to most surroundings, growing best in moist soil, in a full to partially shaded location.
Common problems with Perennial Forget-Me-Not
Generally pest and disease free.
How to propagate Perennial Forget-Me-Not
Take root cuttings in winter.
Divide in early spring.
Seed in autumn.
Special features of Perennial Forget-Me-Not
Attracts useful insects
Other uses of Perennial Forget-Me-Not
Ground cover, border, naturaliser, under shrubs.