Species: Borage (Borago officinalis)

Family: Borages (BORAGINACEAE)

Category: Flowering Plants

Location: NW

A. Flowering Plants

More extensive information on flowering plants can be found in a separate blog post.

B. Borages (BORAGINACEAE)

The plants in this family are noted for their being edged with coarse hairs. The flowers often start pink and turn blue, and are usually in one-sided stalked spikes, which at first are tightly coiled.

C. Borage (Borago officinalis)

Although this is a native plant it has been introduced into the cemetery. The bright blue flowers appear in May

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Borage

The bright blue flowers of Borage, a plant introduced into the cemetery, appear in May.