Vinca rosea


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Noun1.Vinca rosea - commonly cultivated Old World woody herb having large pinkish to red flowersVinca rosea - 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
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Molecular Characterizations of Two begomoviruses Infecting Vinca rosea and Raphanus sativus in India.
Other successful flowering plants are Chrysanthemum, Marigold, Anthurium, Lilium, Jasmine, Vinca rosea, morning glory, Geranium, Gerbera, Dahlias, Euphorbia, local variety of Roses, Lantana, Bougainvilliea, Hibiscus etc.
It was given to me recently and while the name on the pot is "Vinca rosea" I can't find it anywhere in my gardening book.