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Vinca Major

Botanical Name:

Vinca major

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How to Grow
Water
Low - Medium - High
Water sparingly, allowing the mix to nearly dry out between watering.
Sunlight
Partial Shade - Full Sun
~
3-6 hours of sun per day, with protection from intense mid-day sun
Characteristics

Bloom Time

Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug

Plant Type

Ground Cover, Herbaceous Perennial, Perennial, Vine

Lifespan

Perennial, Evergreen

Flower

Flowers are solitary, axillary, anthocyanin pigmented (violet) or white; corolla rotate, actinomorphic, 5-lobed.

Fruit

Slender, cylindrical fruit is up to 2 inches long. Splitting when dry to release three to five seeds. Seldom seen in cultivation.

Taxonomy

Order

Gentianales

Family

Apocynaceae

Genus

Vinca

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