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:
Categories of growing
Spring Planting, Summer planting
Light exposure requirements:
Full sun Plants, Part shade Plants, Shade Plants
Climates that the plant can grow:
Desert Climate, Mediterranean Climate, Subtropics Climate, Temperate Climate
Growing speed of the plant:
Fast growing plants
Annual plant, Evergreen, Perennial plant, Subshrub, Vine
Colored leaves, Ground cover plants, Indoor plants, Medical uses, Ornamental plants
Requirements for watering the plant:
Hardiness zone 10, Hardiness zone 11, Hardiness zone 6, Hardiness zone 7, Hardiness zone 8, Hardiness zone 9
Ornamental flower, Ornamental leaves, Ornamental plant
Spring flowers, Winter flowers
Blue flower, Pink flower, Purple flower, White flower