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Campus Gardens

Vinca minor
Periwinkle, Blue Vinca
Apocynaceae

An evergreen/mat-forming groundcover that grows up to 6' high. The semi-deciduous leaves are a glossy deep green and elliptic in shape. Blue/violet tubular flowers bloom mostly in early Spring, and sporadic thereafter. Prefers partial shade to full sun if moist. Hardy to Zone 4. Located in the Centennial Gardens and Administration Garden near back door.

Jessica Raimondi


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