West Highland Flora

Field Forgetmenot


Myosotis arvensis

 

Myosotis arvensis

Photo Carl Farmer
(13 Sep 2003 Longniddry, E Lothian)

Occasional in dry bare ground or cultivated soil

Flower diameter c 2-5 mm

ID: Calyx hairs spreading, hooked.  Corolla-tube shorter than sepals, so that open flower is concave.  Young flowers pink, not yellow.

Other features: Calyx in ripe fruit has stalk c 1.5-2 x as long as itself.

 

Myosotis arvensis

Photo Carl Farmer
(14 Sep 2003 Longniddry, E Lothian)

  Myosotis arvensis

Photo Carl Farmer
(13 Sep 2003 Longniddry, E Lothian)

With Groundsel in gravel    


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