Vinca minor | Vinca Periwinkle

Dwarf Periwinkle is more mild-mannered than its close relative, Vinca major. But it, too, tends to be invasive, particularly if planted within reach of regularly moist soil. Best with some protection from the sun in hot summer regions. Variegated leaf forms are also available. Canopy coverage: 13 square feet.

Water Requirement: low

Sun Exposure: partial shade

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to -30F

Growth Rate: fast

Height: 1 feet high

Width: 4 feet wide


Foliage Color: dark green

Flower Color: purple

Flower Season: spring