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Greater periwinkle

Vinca major


Spreading, trailing perennial. Leaves oval and bright green with a hairy margin. Flowers 30-50mm across and bluish purple; borne on long upright stems, March-May.


Woodland banks, hedgerows and scrub. Widespread native but also naturalised.

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Algarve, Portugal

Spotted on Apr 6, 2012
Submitted on Apr 8, 2012

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