Vinca major L.

 
  • Family : APOCYNACEAE
    (DOGBANE FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Apocynaceae
  • Species : Vinca major
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Vinca major L.
  • Common name : Greek Periwinkle
  • Habit : Herb
  • Flower, Fruit : Throughout the Year
  • Native : Europe
  • Comments : Cultivated in gardens. Often as an escape.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Yercaud Hills (Salem district) (Tamil Nadu State)
  • World Distribution : Europe; Cultivated in hills of South Asia
  • Literature : Matthew, K.M., The Flora of Tamil Nadu Carnatic, Vol.3 (1). Diocesan Press, Madras. 1983.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Arun Singh R., Deepak Kumar, Raja K Swamy and Navendu Page (2016). Digital Flora of Eastern Ghats. http://easternghats.ces.iisc.ernet.in/plants.php?name=Vinca major. Downloaded on 10 July 2020.

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