BORAGINACEAE - Borage Family

Herbs or shrubs with simple alternate leaves and (often) hairy or bristly stems and leaves.

Flowers are solitary and often formed in coiled spikes (cymes) and frequently blue to purple.

Represented in Cyprus by 13 genera and 36 species


Table of Genera:

Alkanna
Anchusa
Asperugo
Borago
Buglossoides
Cynoglossum
Echium
Heliotropium
Lithodora
Myosotis
Neatostema
Nonea
Onosma