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What is this plant with bee-attracting small blue flowers? Flowers are small, but they seem to be good for polinators.

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    well it's not borage, that was my first guess..next..
    – kevinskio
    Commented Jul 12, 2018 at 22:19
  • what part of the world?
    – kevinskio
    Commented Jul 12, 2018 at 22:19
  • And how tall is this plant - its always good to add a picture of the whole plant so growth habit and foliage is clearly visible, as well as the close up pics
    – Bamboo
    Commented Jul 13, 2018 at 10:58

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This is Cynoglossum amabile, although not being able to see an image of the whole plant means I'm only 99% sure. It's a hardy annual plant native to Asia, but used as an ornamental in some gardens. Common names include Chinese Hound's Tongue and Chinese forget-me-not, and it is in the same Family as Myosotis and Borage. It has hairy leaves, rather like Borage does, reaches around a foot to 18 inches tall and grows relatively easily from seed sown direct where it is to flower. https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cynoglossum_amabile

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  • 99 percent sure? Better than mine so I vote you up.
    – stormy
    Commented Jul 15, 2018 at 2:55
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I am going to answer Myosotis sylvatica, Forget Me Nots.

Myosotis sylvatica

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