Vinca major


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Related to Vinca major: Vinca rosea, Vinca minor
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Noun1.Vinca major - plant having variegated foliage and used for window boxesVinca major - plant having variegated foliage and used for window boxes
periwinkle - chiefly trailing poisonous plants with blue flowers
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2 PERIWINKLE (VINCA MAJOR AND VINCA MINOR) Periwinkles are ground cover trailing shrubs which provide eye-catching winter foliage and early flower in shades of blue and white.
Available in two forms, the Vinca major variety of periwinkle has larger leaves, while Vinca minor leaves are about one-pound coin in size.
Available in two forms, the Vinca major variety has larger leaves, around the size of a two-pound coin, whilst Vinca minor's are a pound coin in size.
PERIWINKLE Vinca major and Vinca minor PERIWINKLES are ground cover trailing shrubs which provide eyecatching winter foliage and early flower in shades of blue and white.
Periwinkle (Vinca major and Vinca minor): Periwinkles are ground cover trailing shrubs which provide eye-catching winter foliage and early flower in shades of blue and white.
Vinca major Variegata is a prostrate spreading perennial, leaves broadly edged in cream and white support bright blue star-shaped flowers from late spring until autumn and even through the winter in mild spells.
(From the top down I used succulents, Vinca major "Variegata," petunias, basil, rosemary, mint, ivy varieties and dusty miller.)