Vinca minor grow and care – subshrub vine herbaceous of the genus Vinca also known as Lesser periwinkle or Dwarf periwinkle, Vinca minor 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 6-10.
Leaves color green in oval shape little waxy.
Vinca minor flower
Flower color can be: white, 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 minor for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy
How to grow Vinca minor 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?
Difficulties or problems when growing:
Pests and diseases:
Thrips, aphids, spider mite
How to prune:
Dead flowers and leaves
Size of the plant?
15 cm, grow ground cover
Growth speed in optimal condition:
Average amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade / Full shade
Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant?
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Winter / Spring
General information about the flower
Flower with five petals like lobed, the color can be: white, blue or purple, sometimes the inner part darker or lighter, with five petals in lobed shape