Myosotis alpestris ‘alba’ – This is a white version of the popular blue forget me not! They are known as a native wildflower plant, thriving in shaded woods, though these plants can also tolerate a lot of sun, and form dense clumps of flowers. Blooming lasts about 8 weeks! Forget-Me-Not can be allowed to self-seed to produce plants for future years.
Myosotis alpestris ‘alba’ Seeds can be sown at any time in good quality seed raising mix, however early spring sowing is best to gain a full seasons growth. Cover seeds thinly with river sand or seed raising mix. And place in a cool spot. No artificial heat is needed as this can cause rapid germination and fungal attack, or make seed go into much deeper dormancy. Seedlings usually appear within 3 to 6 weeks but can take much longer. Pot on into small pots and protect from hot sun. Plant out in a shaded, moist humus rich slightly acid soil. Many are herbaceous and dye down to a large resting bud.