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Vinca minor 'Illumination'

#PP12132, COPF, CPBR1632

Also called Myrtle


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More About Vinca minor 'Illumination' (PP12132, COPF, CPBR1632)

  • Trailing perennial
  • Smooth, evergreen foliage
  • Beautiful blue, phlox-like flowers
  • Golden-yellow leaves are edged in green
  • Spreads to become an attractive ground cover
  • Bloom Time: Spring and intermittently throughout the summer

Zone:

4

Height:

10-12 cm

Spread:

60-70 cm

Colour:

Blue
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Variegated Periwinkle Growing and Maintenance Tips

Best grown in an average to dry, or moist, well-drained soil, in partial to full shade. Will grow in full sun when adequate moisture is provided. Vinca can tolerate periods of drought, but flowering may suffer.


Vinca minor 'Illumination' (PP12132, COPF, CPBR1632) Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Full Shade
Full Shade
Evergreen
Evergreen
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Ground cover
Ground cover
Rock garden
Rock garden

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Juglan Tolerant

Flowering Time

Early Spring
Spring

Habit

Trailing

Foliage Color

Golden
Variegated
Yellow
Green

Landscape uses

Woodland/woods edge
Border/edging