Taxon  Report   5721    
Myosotis discolor  Pers.
Changing forget me not,  yellow and blue forget-me-not
Myosotis discolor
© 2007 Neal Kramer
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Myosotis discolor
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Myosotis discolor
© 2015 John Doyen
Myosotis discolor, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Myosotis discolor
© 2013 Ron Wolf
Genus: Myosotis
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Myosotis versicolor
More information about  Myosotis discolor
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 19, 2019).