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Vinca  herbacea Waldst. & Kit.   
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FamilyAPOCYNACEAE
Genus species var.Vinca  herbacea Waldst. & Kit. 
SynonymsVinca libanotica Zucc.
 Vinca mixta Velen.
 Vinca pumila E.D.Clarke
Territory CaucasusWestern Asia
grassland
Description leaves shortly petiolate, the lower ovate, upper leaves elliptic-lanceolate or oblong, margins scabrous, flowers solitary, axillary, pedicellate, calyx lobes lanceolate
Size10-20cm
Colorbluish violet
Bloomlate summer
Ca
Typecarpet
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed when ripe
division in early spring and fall; layering in spring
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
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