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Forget-me-not 'Annual Firmament'    


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'Annual Firmament' is a Forget-me-not variety in the Myosotis genus with a scientific name of Myosotis. Annual Firmament is a heirloom (open pollinated) variety. Blooms appear in these approximate colours:   Brandeis blue and   Canary yellow. When mature, blooms are roughly 0.5 cm (that's 0.2 inches in imperial) in diameter.The mature flowers take a Single form, with an approximate petal count of 5. Leaves appear approximately as a   Fern green colour. Annual Firmament grows as a Biennial and is a Flower. Being a Biennial, it tends to grow best over the course of two years. Annual Firmament is known for growing to a height of approximately 25.4 cm (9.91 inches). This variety tends to bloom in mid summer.

Germany is believed to be where Annual Firmament originates from.

Annual Firmament Forget-me-not is normally quite a low maintenance plant and is normally very easy to grow - great for beginner gardeners!

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Annual Firmament have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Annual Firmament

  • Partial Sun

  • Medium

A partial sun position will ensure your plant thrives and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Annual Firmament is thought of as hardy, so this plant will survive close to or on freezing temperatures.

Growing Annual Firmament from seed

Takes readily to winter sowing. Will self-seed but generally is not invasive.

Try to aim for a seed spacing of at least 7.92 inches (20.32 cm) and sow at a depth of around 0.25 inches (0.64 cm).

By our calculations, you should look at sowing Annual Firmament about 42 days before your last frost date.

Transplanting Annual Firmament

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Annual Firmament is a hardy plant.

Harvesting Annual Firmament

This variety tends to be ready for harvesting by early autumn.

Annual Firmament folklore & trivia

In the language of flowers, forget-me-nots symbolize loving remembrance.