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  • Vinca Illumination x 1 Plant Periwinkle Shade Groundcover Blue Violet Flowering Plants Patio Balcony Hanging Basket Flowers Variegated minor variegata

Vinca Illumination x 1 Plant Periwinkle Shade Groundcover Blue Violet Flowering Plants Patio Balcony Hanging Basket Flowers Variegated minor variegata

  • Product Code: vinca-minor-variegata-illumination-plant-1
  • Availability: 39
  • $5.50


  • 5 or more $5.00

You will receive 1 plant of Vinca Illumination. Periwinkle Pretty Shade Groundcover Mauve Purple Flowers Golden Yellow Green Leaves Cottage Garden Flowering Plants minor

*If you buy 5 or more, you will receive 50c off per plant!*

Not for Western Australia, Northern Territory or Tasmania

The plants you will receive will come in individual 50x70mm pots, will have established roots, will be multi-branched and will be ready to be planted into your garden.  

*Not to be confused with the noxious weed Vinca Major*
 


Vinca Illumination x 1

Vinca minor variegata

Also known as Variegated Lesser Periwinkle, Creeping Myrtle


 

A long lasting, evergreen perennial groundcover that grows to around 10cm high.

Long living, they can be left to grow to their full spread or easily contained by regular pruning.

Quite hardy and fast growing.

Evergreen.

Great for under trees, patios, hanging baskets, shade houses, ferneries and those shady places down sides of houses etc. Also great for cascading down walls, tubs, pots, uneven ground, embankments, etc.

Grows quite thick as a ground cover, helping cover bare ground and suppress weeds.

Grows in a wide range of soils. Add compost to all soils for faster growth, and sandy soils to aid water retention as well.

Reputed to having some herbal/medicinal application (see your doctor before administering herbal remedies).

Frost resistant.  

Rabbit resistant.

Will grow in shade to half sun. Please keep out of the Summer afternoon sun.

Best suited for the southern parts of Australia as it does not like the constant heat and humidity of the north.

Long flowering through Spring and Summer with random flowers through to Autumn.

 

 

Plant pick-up also available

By appointment only

From Croydon Victoria

Please contact us to organise a time that suits.

Not for Western Australia, Northern Territory or Tasmania

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Please let us know if you find errors or have information that will improve our descriptions.

Not for Tasmania, Northern Territory or Western Australia

Tags: vinca, groundcover, blue flowers, mauve flowers, purple flowers, white flowers, flowering, cottage garden, rockery, border, pot, hanging basket