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Scientific name: Catharanthus roseus

  • Plant type | ground-cover
  • English | Periwinkle or Vinca
  • Papiamentu | Magdalena
Periwinkle or Vinca, Magdalena

IN GENERAL

  • Height in meters | 0.30
  • Grows | fast
  • Flowers are | pink
  • Leaves are | green

IN YOUR GARDEN

  • Wind tolerance | moderate
  • Drought tolerance | high
  • Salt tolerance | high
  • Sun or Shade | sun

REMARKS

There are many colors available. They not like to have their foliage wet all the time. Especially not during the night. Loves the full sun. Also used in hanging baskets. Plant in rock gardens.

PESTS & DISEASES

No known pests or diseases for this plant