Chinese Forget Me Not Seeds(Cynoglossum Amabile) liberal self-sowers-Perennial
Detailed Chinese Forget-Me-Not Info: Chinese Hound's Tongue, Gypsyflower Duration: Annual/Biennial Bloom Time: Summer-Fall Height: 12-18 inches Spacing: 8-10 inches Light: Full Sun Soil Moisture: Medium USDA Zone: 3a-9b Seeds Per Oz: 5,500 Produces a plant with pointed, rough green leaves and clusters of tiny sky-blue flowers with five petals.
Chinese Forget Me Not Seeds(Cynoglossum Amabile) liberal self-sowers.They will drop their own flower seeds and be back the following spring.
Chinese Forget-me-not (cynoglossum amabile) has greyish-green, pointed leaves with rounded, bright blue flowers. This plant has larger and brighter blue flowers than the common forget-me-not that we are most familiar with. The large velcro-like seeds of this plant will stick to birds and other animals for dispersal. Plant height is 18-24"
Chinese Forget-Me-Not (Cynoglossum Amabile) - Sow some Cynoglossum Amabile seeds and enjoy this cheery little wild flower in your garden. Chinese Forget Me Nots have indigo-blue flower clusters on top of very erect stems and offer a nice contrast with the dark green leaves. This annual wild flower seed will grow quickly and bloom heavily. Chinese Forget-Me-Not plants will grow in sun or light shade in all regions of North America.
Cynoglossum Amabile seeds germinate best if they are evenly spread into loosened bare ground and kept moist. Plant Chinese Forget Me Not seeds in fall where winters are mild (seldom dipping below 10 degrees) or sow the flower seeds in early spring in colder climates after frost season has passed and night time temperatures are starting to stay warm. Cover the flower seeds lightly with a quarter inch or less of good, quality of soil, and keep the wild flower seeds moist.
Before long you will have a beautiful display of wildflowers. Chinese Forget-Me-Nots are liberal self-sowers. They will drop their own flower seeds and be back the following spring. If self-seeding is not wanted, cut back the plants to the ground after flowering or tear the plants out.
Harvesting Chinese Forget-Me-Not: For fresh flowers, cut the stems near the ground and place them in water immediately; strip the leaves that will fall below the water.
Saving Chinese Forget-Me-Not Seeds: After flowering, this plant will produce clusters of sticky seeds that turn from reddish green to their ripe brown color. Strip them from the stems, and spread them out to dry away from direct sunlight. Separate the seeds from the debris and store the cleaned seeds in a cool, dry place.
- Approximate seeds per pound: 107,955
- Season: Annual
- USDA Zones: 3 - 10
- Height: 12 - 18 inches
- Bloom Season: Spring and summer
- Bloom Color: Blue
- Environment: Full sun to partial shade
- Soil Type: Well-drained, soil pH 6.0 - 7.0
- Temperature: 60F
- Average Germ Time: 7 - 14 days
- Light Required: No
- Depth: 1/4 inch
- Sowing Rate: 11 ounces per 1,000 square feet or 30 pounds per acre
- Moisture: Keep moist until germination
- Plant Spacing: 6 - 12 inches