Exposure
Sun
Part sun
Shade
Soil Moisture Needs
Wet
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Spring
Foliage
Bloom Color
Purple
Attributes
Ground Cover
Evergreen
Water Requirements
Adapts well to dry or moist conditions
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Riverbend Nursery (M.S.)

Vinca minor 'Bowles Variety'

Periwinkle

This evergreen ground cover has glossy green leaves and bears a profusion of large, striking, blue-purple flowers. This variety has larger leaves and is more vigorous than others. Ideal for controlling erosion on banks or as a ground cover under trees.

Height:

4-8 Inches

Spacing:

6-12" (15-30 cm)

Additional:

Adapts well to dry or moist conditions.

Hardiness Zone:

4-9

Bloom Color:

Purple-blue.

Vinca (ving'-ka)

Family: Apocynaceae · Common Name: Vinca

Low-growing, spreading vines often variegated with cream, gold or white. Bright flowers in blue, mauve or white bloom in abundance.

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