Forget-me-not. A legend about the origin of the name forget-me-not is as follows. Once a medieval knight and his lady-love were walking beside a river. The knight held a bouquet in his hands. Because of the weight of the armor, he fell into the water. According to the legend, he threw the bouquet at her shouting forget-me-not.
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Illustration for the Forget-Me-Not Fairy from Flower Fairies of the Summer. A girl fairy wearing a purple dress kneels facing right, holding a forget-me-not before her. Author / Illustrator Cicely Mary Barker