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botanical name:
Vinca minor 'Argenteovariegata'
Vinca minor 'Argenteovariegata' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Lesser Periwinkle
synonyms:  Vinca minor 'Variegata'
family:  Apocynaceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen, ground-cover
height: 0.15m
width: 0.90m
growth rate: slow
growth habit: prostrate
leaf colour: white & green
flower colour: violet
main season: All Year
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, clay soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -35°C
USDA zone: 4 to 9
Mat forming evergreen with trailing stems. Leaves are green variegated with creamy white. Pale violet-blue flowers from April to June and then intermittently through summer. Not as robust or vigorous as the green leaved forms.

Will grow in most soils and situations. Flowers best in sun. Can be cut back hard in early spring.

By division or semi-ripe cuttings.

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