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Vinca major

Big Leaf Periwinkle

Vinca major is an evergreen, trailing ground cover.  Semi-evergreen in the northern zones.  Leaves dark green, 1" x 1.5"-3".  Lilac-blue, 1"-2" flowers early Spring.  Spreads quickly.  Prefers regular watering and well drained soil.  Will tolerate dry soil once established.  Suitable for ground cover, erosion control and heavy shade.  Also used in container gardens.  Will block out weed growth.  Mature height 6"-18".

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  • Full Sun to Shade
  • Prefers Part Shade to Shade in Southern Zones
  • Semi-Evergreen in Northern zones
  • Tolerates most soil conditions
  • Tolerates dry soil - needs regular watering in Full Sun
  • Height: 6-18 Inches
  • Hardiness Zone: 6-9
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Characteristics & Attributes

Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Full Sun
Partial Sun
Full Shade
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Spring Bloomer
Mass Planting
Fast Growing
Erosion Control
Ground Cover
Drought Tolerant
Foliage Color
Dark Green
Soil Moisture
Well Drained Soil
Average Water
Big Leaf Periwinkle Vinca major from Classic Groundcovers