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This grower is fairly sure of this plant identification.
the variety we stock has violet flowers, its very attractive.
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Lesser periwinkle, Running myrtle, Trailing myrtle, Periwinkle
Vinca minor (Lesser periwinkle). This is a evergreen mat-forming perennial. It is grown for its violet flowers. This plant is often found in the wild in Northern Europe.
Interest and use
Ground cover, banks, ornamental. Spring/Summer interest.
- LightFull sun or Part shade
- HardinessHardy (min -10°C)
- SoilClay, Well drained, Humus-rich, Chalky
- Soil pH5.0 to 6.0