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Boraginaceae
The Borage Family
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This is a family of around 2000 species, occurring mainly in Europe and Asia, especially in the Mediterranean region. Most of them are herbs, although there are some woody plants. Most of them are grown as ornamental plants, although some are a source of dye or have medicinal uses. The most well-known members of the Family include Forget me Not (Myosotis), Heliotrope (Heliotropium), the Comfreys (Symphytum), Borage (Borago), and Hound\'s Tongue (Cynoglossum).
Blue flowers in a coiled inflorescence
Hairy stems and leaves
No stipules
Four seeds

and are usually annual or perennial herbaceous plants

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Scientific Family name.
Hint: Usually ends in "acea"
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Boraginaceae
Borage Family
Euasterids I
Euasterids I
Real Stars Group One
Asteridae
Asteridae
Class of Stars (Daisies)
Core Eudicots
Core Eudicots
Main, Real, Two First-Leaves (Dicots)
Eudicots
Eudicots
Real, Two First-Leaves (Dicots)
Mesangiospermae
Mesangiospermae
Half Capsule Seed Division
Magnoliophyta
Magnoliophyta
Magnolia Division
Spermatophytes
Spermatophytes
Seed Plants
Euphyllophytina
Real Land Plants
Polysporangiates
Multiple Spore Sub-Kingdom
Stomatophytes
Stomatophytes
Air Pores Sub-Kingdom
Embryophytes
Embryophytes
Multicellular Land Plants
Streptobionta
Streptobionta
Multicellular Plants
Plantae
Plantae
Plants
Eukaryota
Eukaryota
Cells with a Nucleus


Siberian Bugloss
Siberian Bugloss
Brunnera macrophylla
Barbara4 - May 23, 2014

Chatham Island Forget-Me-Not
Chatham Island Forget-Me-Not
Myosotidium hortensia
chelleid - October 01, 2013

Lungwort
Lungwort
Pulmonaria officinalis
WildFlowerLover - February 21, 2012

Borage
Borage
Borago Officinalis
jemgal - November 15, 2011

Fringed Phacelia
Fringed Phacelia
Phacelia fimbriata
chipmunkridge - July 24, 2011

California Bluebell
California Bluebell
Phacelia campanularia
lydiesmommy - April 01, 2011

Tower of Jewels
Tower of Jewels
Echium wildpretii
Thunder - July 09, 2010

Comfrey
Comfrey
Symphytum officinale x uplandicum
Thunder - July 03, 2010

Comfrey
Comfrey
Symphytum officinale x uplandicum
Thunder - July 03, 2010

Field Gromwell
Field Gromwell
Buglossoides arvensis
gardengeek - June 25, 2010

Pride of Madeira
Pride of Madeira
Echium candicans
Thunder - June 20, 2010

Waterleaf
Waterleaf
Phacelia
gardengeek - June 19, 2010

Forget Me Nots
Forget Me Nots

gardengeek - June 16, 2010

Unknown Borage Weed
Unknown Borage Weed

gardengeek - June 14, 2010

Unknown Borage Crypthanta
Unknown Borage Crypthanta

gardengeek - June 10, 2010

Dwarf Cat's Eye
Dwarf Cat's Eye
Cryptantha humilis
gardengeek - June 09, 2010

Russian Comfrey
Russian Comfrey
Symphytum x uplandicum
jamills - July 26, 2009

Lanceleaf Phacelia - Waterleaf
Lanceleaf Phacelia - Waterleaf
Phacelia hastata
gardengeek - July 13, 2009

Unknown Tree Flowers
Unknown Tree Flowers

gardengeek - July 09, 2009

Yellow Catspaw
Yellow Catspaw
Cryptantha flava
gardengeek - June 25, 2009

Waterleaf
Waterleaf
Phacelia heterophylla
gardengeek - June 07, 2009

Weak-Stemmed Cryptantha
Weak-Stemmed Cryptantha
Cryptantha flaccida
gardengeek - June 07, 2009

Forget-me-not
Forget-me-not
Hackelia micrantha
gardengeek - June 07, 2009

Houndstongue
Houndstongue
Cynoglossum officinale
gardengeek - May 28, 2009

Field Gromwell
Field Gromwell
Buglossoides arvensis
Roberta - May 14, 2009

Stoneseed
Stoneseed
Lithospermum ruderale
gardengeek - May 14, 2009

Houndstooth Leaf, Gyspyflower
Houndstooth Leaf, Gyspyflower
Cynoglossum officinale
artatom100 - May 02, 2009

Field Gromwell
Field Gromwell
Buglossoides arvensis
gardengeek - April 30, 2009

Cryptantha
Cryptantha
Cryptantha sp.
gardengeek - April 30, 2009

Lanceleaf Phacelia
Lanceleaf Phacelia
Phacelia hastata
gardengeek - April 30, 2009

Virginia Blue Bell
Virginia Blue Bell
Mertensia
fadinha_green - April 29, 2009

Virginia Bluebells
Virginia Bluebells
Mertensia virginica
gardengeek - April 29, 2009

Forget-Me-Not
Forget-Me-Not
Myosotis
fadinha_green - March 20, 2009


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Carla

North Carolina March 22, 2009
these are the cutest little flowers I have seen



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