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

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February 24, 2016 03:45 PM PST

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May 21, 2016 06:27 PM EDT

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May 21, 2016 10:38 AM EDT

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May 20, 2016 12:15 PM EDT

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May 16, 2016

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May 15, 2016 08:43 AM PDT

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May 11, 2016 07:11 PM PDT

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April 3, 2016

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May 4, 2016

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Fresh flower color is dark purple

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May 5, 2016 11:25 AM PDT

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April 9, 2016 05:53 PM EDT

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April 10, 2016 04:28 PM CDT

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purple and white flower, inside of hypanthium makes a hexagon.

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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.

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