Vinca minor Alba
This evergreen mat forming groundcover has attractive green foliage and white flowers blooming from spring onwards. It is hardy.
Month Available: February
Evergreen / Deciduous: Evergreen
Flower Colour: White
Suitable For Wildlife: None
Soil Type: Moist, well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun
Season of Interest: Spring, Summer, Autumn
Plant Type: Shrub
Main Attribute: Spring to early autumn flowering.
Height / Spread: 0.5m x 1.5m (1ft 6in x 5ft)
This is a great plant for groundcover, it will flower best in full sun.
Where to Plant: Borders
Pests and Diseases: Aphids, Rust
Plant Care: Simply cut back in spring to maintain shape
Care and Time: Low - spring
Benefits: Excellent groundcover for under planting of trees, on banks and to prevent weeds. Can also be used in pots as has an excellent trailing habit
History: Vinca literally translates to mean bind or wind about. The common form is known as Periwinkle
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