Vinca minor 'Ralph Shugert'

Vinca minor 'Ralph Shugert'

1.5 litre pot £9.99
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<ul><li><b>Position:</b> full sun or partial shade<li><b>Soil:</b> any but very dry soil<li><b>Rate of growth:</b> average to fast-growing<li><b> Flowering period:</b> April to September<li><b>Hardiness:</b> fully hardy<br><br>For many months from spring to autumn, large violet-blue flowers nestle amongst the yellow-marginned, dark green leaves, putting on a very pretty display. This creeping, evergreen plant, provides valuable groundcover, often in quite inhospitable settings where little else will grow.<br><br><li><b>Garden care:</b> To prevent the plant from becoming invasive cut back any unwanted shoots in spring.</li></ul>

  • Position: full sun or partial shade
  • Soil: any but very dry soil
  • Rate of growth: average to fast-growing
  • Flowering period: April to September
  • Hardiness: fully hardy

    For many months from spring to autumn, large violet-blue flowers nestle amongst the yellow-marginned, dark green leaves, putting on a very pretty display. This creeping, evergreen plant, provides valuable groundcover, often in quite inhospitable settings where little else will grow.

  • Garden care: To prevent the plant from becoming invasive cut back any unwanted shoots in spring.

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