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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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Recent observations

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What

Greater Periwinkle Vinca major

Observer

caqalai

Date

September 27, 2016 03:04 PM NZDT

Description

Very common under the willows from the area where the 4WD track leaves the stopbank and runs down to the river.

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What

Greater Periwinkle Vinca major

Observer

alice_shanks

Date

September 22, 2016 01:32 PM NZST

Description

Cloaking a spring-fed roadside waterway ("drain")

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Greater Periwinkle Vinca major

Observer

simonnicholas

Date

September 23, 2016 12:15 PM NZST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Greater Periwinkle Vinca major

Observer

rodolfo12

Date

September 23, 2016 11:51 AM AEST

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Square

What

Greater Periwinkle Vinca major

Observer

pbiojohn

Date

September 18, 2016 02:50 PM EDT

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Square

What

Greater Periwinkle Vinca major

Observer

sandsgdj

Date

April 9, 2010

Place

México (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Greater Periwinkle Vinca major

Observer

vinaixc1

Date

September 13, 2016 03:20 PM EDT

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Square

What

Greater Periwinkle Vinca major

Observer

mrchasse

Date

September 6, 2016 02:14 PM PDT

Description

Growing with English ivy on a wall adjacent to 34 West Clay Street.

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Square

What

Greater Periwinkle Vinca major

Date

September 10, 2016 08:52 AM CDT

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Square

What

Greater Periwinkle Vinca major

Observer

jos_alanis

Date

June 13, 2012 09:56 PM COT

Photos / Sounds

What

Greater Periwinkle Vinca major

Observer

parkecology

Date

September 4, 2016 02:30 PM NZST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Greater Periwinkle Vinca major

Date

August 30, 2016 01:50 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)
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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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