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Forget me not leaves?

Anyone else have these clumps of new leaves without flowers growing in borders and plant pots? I thought forget me nots were annuals, the ones flowered are about ready to be pulled up now. What do I do with new leaves patches? Should I clear them out too? 


  • LG_LG_ SE LondonPosts: 4,012
    They're biennials. I don't usually see the new ones quite this quickly, but like you I have them showing already. You can leave them, remove them if there's too many, move them if they're in the wrong place or move them to a holding position if you're not sure where you want them yet.
    'If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need.'
    - Cicero
  • PosyPosy Isle of Wight.Posts: 3,600
    They are prolific self-seeders. Pull out any you don't want and put them on the compost heap. 
  • IlikeplantsIlikeplants W Mids Posts: 894
    Thank you, will be removing them from plant pots for definite and then will check the borders. I thought they were annuals rather than biennial.
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