Patagonia Wildflowers
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greater periwinkle
Vinca major
Vinca major
greater periwinkle Dogbane Family
Vinca major Apocynaceae
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English common name
  •greater periwinkle
Spanish common name
  •hierba doncella
accepted scientific name
  •Vinca major L.
rules for finding collection records
  •Vinca major (476)
family name
  • Apocynaceae
Image Author: ©2004 Anthony Valois and the National Park Service
Image License: public domain
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is 1.2 to 2.0 inches
Leaf: Opposite, Simple
Plant Observed 3rd week of April thru 2nd week of February

How Likely at this Location (68%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
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