myosotis


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my·o·so·tis

 (mī′ə-sō′tĭs)
n.
Any of various plants of the genus Myosotis, which includes the forget-me-nots.

[New Latin Myosōtis, genus name, from Latin myosōtis, mouse-ear, a kind of plant, from Greek muosōtis : muos, genitive of mūs, mouse; see mūs- in Indo-European roots + ous, ōt-, ear; see ous- in Indo-European roots.]

myosotis

(ˌmaɪəˈsəʊtɪs) or

myosote

n
(Plants) any plant of the boraginaceous genus Myosotis. See forget-me-not
[C18: New Latin from Greek muosōtis mouse-ear (referring to its furry leaves), from muos, genitive of mus mouse + -ōt-, stem of ous ear]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.myosotis - forget-me-notsMyosotis - forget-me-nots; scorpion grass  
plant genus - a genus of plants
borage family, Boraginaceae, family Boraginaceae - a widely distributed family of plants distinguished by circinate flowers and nutlike fruit
garden forget-me-not, Myosotis sylvatica - small biennial to perennial herb of Europe, northern Africa and western Asia having blue, purple or white flowers
forget-me-not, mouse ear, Myosotis scorpiodes - small perennial herb having bright blue or white flowers
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She has met Mademoiselle de Villefort, and has taken her arm; see, they are following us, both in white dresses, one with a bouquet of camellias, the other with one of myosotis.
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virginicus, Eragrostis hypnoides, Erigeron annuus, Helenium autumnale, Humulus japonicus (abundant), Ludwigia palustris, Lycopus americanus, Lysimachia nummularia, Mimulus alatus, Myosotis scopioides, Oenothera biennis, Persicaria maculosa, Phalaris arundinacea (especially along the shoreline at the northern fifth of the property), Pilea pumila, Plantago rugelii, Polanisia dodecandra, Rorippa sylvestris, Scutellaria lateriflora, Solidago gigantea, Symphyotrichum prenanthoides, Verbena hastata, V.
Transplant seedlings of wallflower, digitalis and myosotis 9in apart in shallow drills.
A Blackburn B Dewsbury C Sedgefield D Salford East QUESTION 13 - for 13 points: What is myosotis better known as?
A Veronica B Delphinium C Digitalis D Myosotis QUESTION 12 - for 12 points: Which tennis player beat John McEnroe in his first Wimbledon final in 1980?
arvensis, Myosotis arvensis, Anagallis arvensis, or Argentina anserine (Westerman & Gerowitt, 2012).
MB para lesiones musculares y miotendinosas Solucion inyectable: 1,1 ml contiene: Myosotis arvensis D 3, Veronica D 3, Teucrium scorodonia D 3, Pinus sylvestris D 4, Gentiana lutea D 5, Equisetum hyemale D 4, Sarsaparilla D 6, Scrophularia nodosa D 3, Juglans regia D 3, Calcium phosphoricum D 12, Natrium sulfuricum D 4, Fumaria officinalis D 4, Levothyroxinum D 12, Aranea diadema D 6 ana 0,55 [micron]l; Geranium robertianum D 4, Nasturtium aquaticum D 4, Ferrum jodatum D 12 ana 1,1 [micron]l.