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Forget-Me-Not Flower

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Forget-Me-Not flowers are ¼ to 1/3 inch across, colored bright to pale blue, with 5 petals, with yellow in the center. Flower stalks are about ¼ inch long which branch off from a central stem.

Forget-Me-Nots are commonly used in the floral tradition of sending secret messages between lovers, which was popularized in the 19th Century.

Forget-Me-Nots symbolize true love, memories, and remembrance.


Graphical characteristics:
Symmetric, Closed shape, Colorful, Contains curved lines, Has no crossing lines.

Category: Plants, Trees, and Flowers.

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