Vinca minor 'Bowles'

Periwinkle


Photo courtesy of Prides Corner Farms

  • Broad, glossy trailing evergreen foliage
  • Lavender-blue flowers
  • Tolerates sun or shade
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Container
Container
Evergreen
Evergreen
Fast Growing
Fast Growing
Ground Cover
Ground Cover
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant



Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Grows in any well drained soil.  Very adaptable plant.  Tolerates sun or shade.  Drought tolerant, however; flowers best in areas with watering, Mow plant in fall for fresh full foliage in spring.


Height: 5-6 in
Spacing: 10-12 in
Price Level 1: $6.99 ea.~#1
Bloom Color: Blue, Lavender
Zone: 4-8
Price Level 2: 5 for $30~#1
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Evergreen
  • Container
  • Fast Growing
  • Ground Cover
  • Border or Bed
  • Low Maintenance

Critter Resistance:

  • Deer Resistant

Exposure:

  • Full Sun
  • Full Shade
  • Partial Sun

Habit:

  • Trailing
  • Creeping/Ground Cover

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Spring

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water
  • Moist, Well-Drained
  • Dry Soil