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VINCA major 'Surrey Marble'

Commonly known as Greater periwinkle

('Maculata') - leaves have a central splash of greenish-yellow. Grow in the open rather than shade for best effect

individually £11.00 each, 3+ £9.00 each, 10+ £8.50 each

  • Evergreen
  • Blue
  • Height - 45cm (18in)
  • Spread - indefinite
  • Ground cover - These plants are typically low growing and spread quickly to inhibit weed growth on areas of bare soil - prostrate shrub with arching stems. Produces dark violet blue flowers 5cm (2in) across from spring to autumn.
  • Hardy - very cold winter - Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Full sun - will tolerate full sun if soil maintains moisture.
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - slower to establish than plain forms.
  • Pests & Diseases - fungal diseases Phoma blight and rhizoctonia. Rust
  • Place of origin - garden origin.
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Leaf Colour (if not green) - Gold variegated -
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
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  • Soil Conditions - Tolerates all - - any but very dry.
  • Wildlife - Rabbit Resistant -
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