Name of the flower forget-me-in all languages literally means "do not forget." It is difficult to guess, on what grounds this flower was given the name, but tales of the peoples of the world indicate that this is a flower symbol of a return to the families and loved ones. And most likely due to the fact that the habitat forget-me cover all the continents of the globe. The botanical name for me-nots Myostotis, which translated into Russian means "mouse ears". Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union wanted to know more. One German fairy tale tells that in a rising edge of the neighborhood two children – a boy and a girl, they spent together inseparable childhood, and when the boy turned into a big boy, he had to go to learn earn a living. Long accompanied his childhood friend in a distant way, until they went out of the woods into the clearing, all lined with flowering forget-me.
Tearing of the flower – have decided to keep them on the memory of each other before the meeting. And do not suspected that the meeting will happen oh, how much later. After many years, and winters, when the girl turned to her grandmother, but each spring it sometimes goes on the road, where the part with her beloved, she walked back to his native glade. Suddenly, she saw a silhouette in the distance and her heart stood still lurking and waiting. And when the silhouette approached, in the hands of the gray-bearded men were the same color as hers. They knew each other only in color, but still a long and happy lived together the rest of life.