Annual and perennial herbs with rich spring flowering. The principal varieties of the genus are cultivated as biennial plants.
Latin name: Myosotis sylvatica "Rosylva"
They grow in full sun and part shade, in moderately moist soils.
Plant in flower gardens.
Annual and biennial plants are propagated by seeds, perennials by division.
Biennial plant with green leaves and sprays of numerous small pink flowers, borne from March to June.