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Vinca Defformis - Periwinkle

Vinca Defformis - Periwinkle

Type Herbaceous, Ground cover, Container-friendly, Evergreen
Size Medium Border (50-100cm height)
Form Spreading
Colours Medium green Foliage, White Flowers (Summer)
Care Some maintenance required
Hardiness Very hardy
Growth Medium growing

Cultivation tips: Flourishing in almost any soil, whether in full sun or shade, Vinca is an indispensable all-rounder especially in shade. Plant as a low edging plant or in masses as low ground cover in autumn / spring and expect this plant to spread / root into surrounding soil. Cut back hard in spring if overgrown and occasionally mulch on poor soils.
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