Scientific Name : Catharanthus roseus
Common Name : Upright Vinca
Hardiness Degree : 0°F (-17.8°C)
Blooming Season : Summer, Late Summer, Late Spring
Plant Habit : Mounded, Upright
Characteristics : Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Heat Tolerant, Low Maintenance
Spacing : 6" (15cm)
Height : 10 - 14" (25 - 36cm)
Width : 6 - 8" (15 - 20cm)
Exposure : Sun
General Information : The widest selection of colors plus the mixes perform well in many landscape situations as they easily mix and match. Season-long, high-impact color addition for late Spring and Summer gardens and containers. Loves the heat and is drought tolerant.
Landscape Tips : Excellent performance in full sun and warm temperatures from late Spring through Summer. Soil should be well drained. Do not overwater and avoid night irrigation. Light to moderate feed program is recommended.