Vinca Bowles Variety 3L
Periwinkle

Vinca Bowles Variety 3L

£15.00

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Features

notes
Also delightfully known as the ‘Lesser Periwinkle’, Vinca minor Bowles’s Variety is a low-lying evergreen shrub that bears an abundance of violet blue flowers from April to September. Easy to grow and happy in most conditions, it flowers best in sunshine but can also be useful for adding colour to shady areas. 
Insights

Fantastic as ground cover as it forms a weed suppressing carpet, featuring long trailing stems. Vinca minor Bowles’s Variety is a recipient of the RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit), for all round excellence.

Details

Flowers:  April - September

Planting
  • Well drained soil 
  • South, West and East aspects
  • Full sun or partial sunlight or full shade
Care

If it starts becoming invasive, cut back any unwanted shoots in spring.