Online Shopping Turned Off... Until PRE-ORDER

Subscribe to be the first to know when PRE-ORDER for 2023 starts. Coming Soon.

×

Illumination Dwarf Periwinkle

Vinca minor 'Illumination'

SKU #01317
4-9

Your climate might be too cold for this plant:

 Edit
OVERVIEW
Description Evergreen perennial displays profusion of lilac blue flowers. Bold yellow and green margins that does not fade in shady situations and becomes more pronounced in older plants. Terrific groundcover for flower beds. Use on banks and steep slopes. Roots as it spreads. Evergreen.
Light Full shade
Watering Water when top 2 inches of soil is dry.
Blooms Spring
Mature Size Moderate growing 6 to 12 in. tall, spreading 30 ft. wide.
DETAILS
Deciduous/Evergreen Evergreen
Special Features Dramatic Foliage Color, Waterwise
Growth Rate Moderate
Flower Attributes Showy Flowers
Patent Act Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
STYLE
Flower Color Violet-blue
Foliage Color Variegated
CARE
Care Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. As a groundcover, space plants 5 ft. apart, (closer for faster coverage). Control weeds with mulch until the plants cover the area.

Buy Online

This plant is not available to purchase online.

Check a local Monrovia retailer.

Buy Locally

This plant may be available in these stores:

Due to the seasonal nature of plants, availability at your local garden center is not guaranteed. Give them a call before visiting.

More stores near you >