Cape periwinkle


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Related to Cape periwinkle: red periwinkle, Lochnera rosea
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Noun1.Cape periwinkle - commonly cultivated Old World woody herb having large pinkish to red flowersCape periwinkle - commonly cultivated Old World woody herb having large pinkish to red flowers
Catharanthus, genus Catharanthus - small genus of erect annual or perennial herbs native to Madagascar; widely naturalized in the tropics; formerly included in genus Vinca
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests