Aquatic Forget-me-not (Myosotis Scorpiodes)
Forget Me Nots have cheerful, little sprays of blue flowers atop small leaved, green foliage that are happy in part sun to full shade, as long as the rich soil is consistently moist. This little aquatic specimen is a perennial plant and reaches 10 - 12 inches in height and can be grown in pots in your pond with only the roots in water. Aquatic Forget Me Nots may burn out in extreme heat and sun but easily reseeds. Forget Me Nots add color, texture and interest to shady spots in and around your pond. Forget Me Nots prefer cooler weather in the spring and fall but may bloom in moist, shady areas all summer long.
Height Grow 10 - 12 inches tall
Width Spread 1 - 2 feet
Sunlight Requirements Part sun to full shade
Moisture Requirements Moist soil to roots only in water
Bloom Blooms all summer long once established
Zone This perennial plant is quite cold hardy when planted in your terrestrial garden
Plant your Forget Me Nots in moist, loam soil in the bog area of your pond or other areas in part shade. Keep soil evenly moist, especially during dry spells. If planted in full sun, Forget Me Nots may burn. Forget Me Nots may be planted in containers using loam soil and placed on the shelves of your pond with only their roots in water. Forget Me Nots easily reseed and are quite cold hardy.