Water Forget-me-not

Latin Name:

Myosotis scorpioides

Manx Name:

Lus-vieygh yn ushtey


May - October

Locations where this species is found:
Conrhenny Plantation Ballachurry Nature Reserve

Easily discerned from other forget-me-not species by its ability to tolerate very wet soil, sometimes growing in shallow water. While relatively uncommon on the island it usually grows in large patches that are easy to spot.

Water forget-me-not is also known as "true forget-me-not". Its Manx name is "Lus-vieygh yn ushtey".
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