My Colby-Sawyer Experience

“The changes I experienced moving from the Historic South to a college in Northern New England were not the only changes I experienced in the first-year Pathway seminar.”
Xanthe Hilton,
History Society & Culture

175th Celebration

In 2012 the college celebrated 175 years as an institution of teaching and learning. Visit the 175th website for more information and to view photos of the events.

Forget-me-not Myosotis scorpioides
Forget-me-not Boraginaceae family

Leaves are oblong or lance-shaped, and 1-3" long. Stems are hairy, and weakly erect or sprawling. Stems diverge into 2 branches where the flowers appear.



Flowers are sky-blue, 5-petaled, with a yellow eye, 1/4 - 1/3" wide.

Form/Habitat:Forget-me-nots grow in wet places alongside brooks, springs, or shores. 6 - 24" high. Blooms in May.

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