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  • German
    • Großes Wintergrün
  • English
    • Greater Periwinkle
    • Bigleaf Periwinkle
    • Large Periwinkle
    • Blue Periwinkle
  • Spanish
    • Hierba doncella
  • Italian
    • Vinca maggiore
  • Scientific Names
    • Vinca major

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Recent observations

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Blue Periwinkle Vinca major

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lisa_bennett

Date

May 23, 2015

Description

Growing near a stream.

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Greater Periwinkle Vinca major

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liwmillerbrown

Date

May 20, 2015

Description

Flower found on Nature Trail by pond in Vermont.

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Greater Periwinkle Vinca major

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faerthen

Date

May 20, 2015 05:05 PM PDT

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Greater Periwinkle Vinca major

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jon_sullivan

Date

May 18, 2015 08:42 AM NZST

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Blue Periwinkle Vinca major

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john_barkla

Date

May 17, 2015

Description

Small patch on coastal dune amongst marram grass

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large periwinkle Vinca major

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maddieology

Date

May 15, 2015 07:26 PM PDT

Description

Invasive plant that creates carpets

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dtplante

Date

May 13, 2015 04:30 PM HST

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Greater Periwinkle Vinca major

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kiloueka

Date

February 20, 2015 10:10 AM PST

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alderash

Date

May 9, 2015 05:44 PM CEST

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Vinca minor Vinca major

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nataliauvic

Date

May 3, 2015 06:20 PM SAST

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Hierba doncella Vinca major

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negronahual

Date

May 7, 2015

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duarte

Date

December 7, 2013
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Description from Wikipedia

Vinca major, with the common names bigleaf periwinkle, large periwinkle, greater periwinkle and blue periwinkle, is species of flowering plant in the family Apocynaceae, native to the western Mediterranean. Growing to 25 cm (10 in) tall and spreading indefinitely, it is an evergreen perennial, frequently used in cultivation as groundcover.

No range data available.