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  Vinca Minor - Atropurpurea 24-2.5" Pot Plants
Vinca minor 'Atropurpurea', Periwinkle Creeping Myrtle


 
Our Price: $119.99

Product Code: CG-VIMAT54

Description
 
Vinca minor 'Atropurpurea', also known as Periwinkle or Creeping Myrtle, is a popular ground cover solution. This evergreen trailing vine spreads quickly. Leaves are glossy green. Burgundy flowers, about 1/2 inch in diameter, appear in early spring and may re-bloom, but with less abundance, in summer and fall. Mature height is 4 inches to 6 inches. Drought tolerant. Deer resistant. Thrives in full sun to full shade . In warmer climates, it should be planted in partial to full shade. Tolerates a wide variety of soil types and pH levels. Space from 8 inches to 12 inches apart.
Features
  • Vinca minor 'Atropurpurea'.
  • Common name: Creeping Myrtle, Periwinkle.
  • Key feature: Cottage Garden Plant
  • Plant types: Perennial, Groundcover
  • Garden styles: Cottage, Mediterranean
  • Deciduous/evergreen: Evergreen
  • Cold hardiness zones: 4 - 8
  • Light needs: Full to partial shade
  • Water Needs: Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
  • Average landscape size: Creates a mat 6 in. tall, spreading 2 to 3 ft.
  • Mature height: 4 inches to 6 inches.
  • Growth rate: Moderate
  • Flower attribute: Showy Flowers
  • Special features: Deer Resistant, Dwarf Plant
  • Low maintenance.
  • Landscape uses: Border, Erosion Control, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Mass Planting, Very Wet Areas, Water Garden, Woodland Garden
  • Flower color: Burgundy
  • Blooms: Spring
  • Foliage color: Green
  • Packed 54-2.5" Pot Plants

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