Wednesday, February 27, 2008

forget-me-not , ne-m'oubliez-pas

Myosotis is from the Greek mus meaning 'mouse' and otos meaning 'ear' in reference to the small 'mouse ear' leaves.
Spring's messenger indeed, they used to pop up in every spot under and around my apple tree. The one pictured here is growing in my office, today with a tear drop droplet.

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