Myosotis scorpioides
(Common Forget-Me-Not)
Boraginaceae (Borage)
Myosotis scorpioides (Common Forget-Me-Not) is an escaped ornamental that grows along streamsides and in wet areas in the mountains. Plants are spreading, grow to a height of 8 to 24 inches and can form large clumps.

Compare to Eritrichum aretioides (Alpine Forget-Me-Not) which has similar blossoms but is a mat-forming plant found in alpine environments.

Vegetation zone:  Montane
Time of bloom:  June - August
Origin:  Introduced
Eastern Colorado Wildflowers