AAS Winner. This is a new introduction to the industry, a major breakthrough in color for Vinca which has also been recognized as an All-American Selections winner for the 2012 season. Uniquely a deep purple velvety flower. Flower size is 1 1/2" to 2" that are so deep in color that it is almost black with an offset by deep and shiny foliage. Jams 'N' Jellies Blackberry Vinca are excellent in combo containers or an accent plant when combined with colors that are complementary to the garden bed, such as white, lavender or bright pink. Height is 14-16" with a spread of 10-12". All flowers are about 2 inches wide with small white eyes. Bright green foliage that is lush and glossy. Drought and heat tolerant makes this Vinca one to have that keeps fresh and strong through the heat of the summer.Catharanthus roseus, commonly known as the Madagascar periwinkle or rosy periwinkle, is another name for Vinca. Annual Vinca, or annual Periwinkle, are heat loving annuals that produce large, flat flowers over glossy green foliage. Breeding efforts over the past 10-20 years have resulted in major improvements in this genus by providing larger flowers with overlapping petals in a wider range of colors. Height: 14 to 16"; 10 to 12" spread.
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