Myosotis laxa Lehm.
Family: Boraginaceae
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Margery Melgaard  
Etymology: Myosotis: from mys for "mouse" and ous for "ear," referring to short, soft leaves of some species
Plants: erect, annual/perennial, 4"-16" tall, aquatic forb; stems not creeping, hairy, slender and often with a relaxed, curved base
Leaves: alternate, stalkless, hairy
Flowers: blue with a yellow center, 5-parted, 1/8"-1/4" wide, calyx with flat, tight hairs, its lobes about as long as the tube; calyx drawing inflorescence a terminal, curving, branched cluster (cyme); blooms May-Sept.
Fruits: smooth, shiny nutlet on spreading stalks
Habitat: shallow water
Conservation Status: Special Concern
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Flora.cyberia  
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Margery Melgaard  
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from USDA Plants Website  
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