Vinca major grow and care – subshrub vine herbaceous of the genus Vinca also known as Blue periwinkle or Greater periwinkle , Vinca major perennial evergreen or annual used as ornamental ground cover or medical plant, can grow in tropics, mediterranean, desert, subtropics or temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 6-11.
Leaves color green or variegate green with white in oval shape little waxy.
Vinca major flower
Flower color can be: white, pink, blue or purple, sometimes the inner part darker or lighter and sometimes there is little star in the middle, there are five petals in lobed shape.
Vinca major for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow Vinca major growing and care:
Well drained soil
What is the best way to start growing? Plant / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? No Difficulties or problems when growing: Invasive Spring, summer Planting season: Thrips, aphids, spider mite Pests and diseases: Pruning season: All year How to prune: Dead flowers and leaves Size of the plant? 40-80 cm, grow ground cover Growth speed in optimal condition: Fast growing Average amount of water Water requirement: Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun / Half Shade / Full shade Yes Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Yes Blooming information Winter / Spring Bloom season: General information about the flower Flower with five petals like lobed, the color can be: white, pink, blue or purple, sometimes the inner part darker or lighter, with five petals in lobed shape Scientific name:
Blooming Seasons Spring flowers Winter flowers Flower colors Blue flower Pink flower Purple flower White flower Climate Desert Climate Mediterranean Climate Subtropics Climate Temperate Climate Leaf color Ornamental parts Ornamental flower Ornamental leaves Ornamental plant Plant growing speed Plant life-form Annual plant Evergreen Perennial plant Subshrub Vine Plant Uses Colored leaves Ground cover plants Indoor plants Medical uses Ornamental plants Planting Season Spring Planting Summer planting Plants sun exposure Full sun Plants Part shade Plants Shade Plants Watering plants Hardiness zone Hardiness zone 10 Hardiness zone 11 Hardiness zone 6 Hardiness zone 7 Hardiness zone 8 Hardiness zone 9