periwinkle - vinca
Vinca, with its rich colored leaves and attractive flowers make it an ideal spreading ground cover. They do however need to be controlled as they spread rapidly and can become a nuisance plant. These perennials are ideal for shade areas where grass will not grow.

Flowers in spring through late summer.

Height: 3″ – 6″

Width: Extensive via trailing vines.

Watering and soil: Dry to medium well-drained soil. Can tolerate poor soil.

Exposure: Full shade, partial shade.

Varieties: Atropurpurea.

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