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Myosotis scorpioides

Family:Boraginaceae
Species:Myosotis scorpioides L.
Common Name:water forget-me-not
Habitat:Seepage areas, springs, mucky soils in swamps, stream edges, ditches, wet successional fields, marshes, rich fens, and disturbed areas. This non-native can occur in dense large patches and does particularly well in perennially saturated to slightly inundated mucky soils. In swamps with hummocks it is found on the mucky soils between the hummocks. It is also often found on the edges of marshes and streams in "a draw down zone" below the high water mark on exposed soils.
Associated Ecological Communities:**
Growth Habit:Forb/herb
Duration:Perennial
Category:Vascular
Plant Notes:**
Taxonomic Notes:**
Status:Not Native, Naturalized, FAC (NWI), OBL (NWI), G5 (Global Rank)
References:**

** Not applicable or data not available.

Classification

SupraordinalEudicots
Order Boraginales
FamilyBoraginaceae
Genus Myosotis
Species Myosotis scorpioides L. - water forget-me-not

Citation

Citation Myosotis scorpioides L.
Basionym: **
Type: **

** Not applicable or data not available.

Source

CountyYearHerbariaNotesSubmission Info
Albany1992 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Albany  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Allegany  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Allegany1927 BKL – BKL00046036
Herbarium Name Used: Myosotis scorpioides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Broome  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Cattaraugus  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Cattaraugus2010 BKL – BKL00100894
Herbarium Name Used: Myosotis scorpioides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Cayuga1919 BH
Herbarium Name Used: Myosotis scorpioides
Werier (2017) voucher!; K.M. Wiegand & L.F. Randolph 12783 3/6/2018 - David Werier
Cayuga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Chautauqua1993 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Chautauqua  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Chautauqua1991 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Chemung  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Chenango  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Columbia  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Cortland  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Delaware  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Dutchess  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Erie  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Essex  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Franklin  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Fulton2007 NYS – 435
Herbarium Name Used: Myosotis scorpioides
  12/22/2009 - Donna Vogler
Fulton2007 FMCC – 435
Herbarium Name Used: Myosotis scorpioides
  12/22/2009 - Donna Vogler
Genesee1981 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Greene1972 BKL – BKL00046029
Herbarium Name Used: Myosotis scorpioides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Greene  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Jefferson  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Kings1891 BKL – BKL00030250
Herbarium Name Used: Myosotis scorpioides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Lewis  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Livingston  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Livingston1981 BKL – BKL00089993
Herbarium Name Used: Myosotis scorpioides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Madison1987 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Madison1958 CONN
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Madison  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Montgomery  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Nassau  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Nassau  BKL – BKL00030247
Herbarium Name Used: Myosotis scorpioides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1925 BKL – BKL00030248
Herbarium Name Used: Myosotis scorpioides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1915 BKL – BKL00030246
Herbarium Name Used: Myosotis scorpioides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1951 BUPL
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Nassau1990 OBPF – Log_num: LIL398
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Nassau1910 BKL – BKL00030249
Herbarium Name Used: Myosotis scorpioides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Oneida  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Onondaga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Orange1990 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Orange  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Orange2007 BKL – BKL00086803
Herbarium Name Used: Myosotis scorpioides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange2000 BKL – BKL00012461
Herbarium Name Used: Myosotis scorpioides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orleans  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Oswego  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Oswego1999 RCFS – accession # 12817
Herbarium Name Used: Myosotis scorpioides
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Oswego2007 RCFS – accession # 13201
Herbarium Name Used: Myosotis scorpioides
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Otsego  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Putnam  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Putnam1989 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Putnam2001 BKL – BKL00019561
Herbarium Name Used: Myosotis scorpioides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rensselaer1997 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Rensselaer1999 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Rensselaer1946 BUPL
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Rensselaer  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Richmond  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Richmond1884 BKL – BKL00046037
Herbarium Name Used: Myosotis scorpioides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond1890 BKL – BKL00046034
Herbarium Name Used: Myosotis scorpioides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rockland1990 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Saratoga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Schoharie  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Schoharie1989 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Schuyler  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Schuyler1950 BUPL
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Seneca  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
St. Lawrence1990 ESF
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
  Anne Johnson
St. Lawrence1982 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
  Anne Johnson
St. Lawrence1987 STLA
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
  Anne Johnson
Steuben  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Suffolk1991 OBPF – Log_num: 7010
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Suffolk2006 BKL – BKL00076256
Herbarium Name Used: Myosotis scorpioides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk2003 BKL – BKL00025005
Herbarium Name Used: Myosotis scorpioides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1928 BKL – BKL00030251
Herbarium Name Used: Myosotis scorpioides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Sullivan  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Sullivan1956 BKL – BKL00046032
Herbarium Name Used: Myosotis scorpioides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Tompkins1904 BKL – BKL00046033
Herbarium Name Used: Myosotis scorpioides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Tompkins1899 BKL – BKL00046038
Herbarium Name Used: Myosotis scorpioides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Tompkins  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Ulster  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Ulster2011 BKL – BKL00100988
Herbarium Name Used: Myosotis scorpioides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Warren  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Warren1896 BKL – BKL00046035
Herbarium Name Used: Myosotis scorpioides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Washington  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Westchester1974 CONN
Herbarium Name Used: none Myosotis scorpioides
   
Westchester2001 BKL – BKL00019222
Herbarium Name Used: Myosotis scorpioides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Westchester1980 BKL – BKL00046064
Herbarium Name Used: Myosotis scorpioides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Wyoming1981 BKL – BKL00089991
Herbarium Name Used: Myosotis scorpioides
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)

Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymTypeNotes
Myosotis palustris Myosotis palustris (L.) Nath.