How to Propagate White Periwinkle?

Answer Gardeners have choices between two plant species, which are cousins, when it comes to propagating white periwinkle plants. Vinca minor and Catharanthus roseus both carry the nickname periwinkle. Bo... Read More »

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What is the meaning of the name periwinkle?

The name periwinkle refers to a kind of mollusk, the common periwinkle (Littorina littorea). It can also refer to the vinca plant, or to a pale blue-violet color. The word originates from the Old E... Read More »

What is the color periwinkle?

The color periwinkle is a soft, chalky blue that gets its name and color from a flower of the same name. According to, bees prefer blue flowers. Periwinkle blue is associated with seren... Read More »

What is an adaptation for a rosy periwinkle?

Facts on the Periwinkle Flower?

With blue, purple or white flowers paired with dark, glossy leaves, the periwinkle plant is a fast-growing crawling vine that will quickly cover trouble spots in your garden. A member of the Dogban... Read More »