Lesser Periwinkle (Vinca minor 'Bowles's Variety')

Common names:
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Also sold as:
Bowles' Blue
Bowles' Variety
La Grave

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Partial Shade to Full Shade
Full Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 4-6 inches
Plant Spread: 8-10 inches
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Blue
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Drought tolerant
Pollinators: Bees

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