Boraginaceae

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Boraginaceae

a plant family which contains the well-known poisonous plants Heliotropum, Echium, Amsinckia and Trichodesma spp. Common source of pyrrolizidine alkaloids.
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The other members of the borage family vary considerably in the way in which we can use them in our gardens.
This plant belongs to the borage family (boraginaceae), and is close cousins with comfrey, borages and other symphtums.
The forget-me-not, Myosotis belongs to the Borage family, Boraginaceae that contains many other wonderful blue flowered plants, including the hounds tongue, Cynoglossum, Heliotrope, Pulmonaria, Lithospermum and Anchusa.