forget-me-not

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forget-me-not:

see borageborage
, common name for the Boraginaceae, a family of widely distributed herbs and some tropical shrubs or trees characterized by rough or hairy stems, four-part fruits, and usually fragrant blossoms.
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forget-me-not

of Alaska. [Flower Symbolism: Golenpaul, 625]

forget-me-not

any temperate low-growing plant of the mainly European boraginaceous genus Myosotis, having clusters of small typically blue flowers
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s enough for a killing bonnet, and those forget-me-nots are both pretty and appropriate.
She wore a delightful white lace hat with a fetching little wreath of tiny forget-me-nots around the brim, a white muslin dress with sprays of blue violets scattered over it, and a black lace scarf.
Tom, however, escaped the penalty by pleading primum tempus; and having written a second letter to his mother, inclosing some forget-me-nots, which he picked on their first half-holiday walk, felt quite happy again, and began to enjoy vastly a good deal of his new life.