Vinca minor has a spreading habit so provides valuable ground cover habitat in winter. The easy to access single flowers are attractive to bees.
This plant will form a dense mat of shiny dark green foliage once established, consider it for ground cover. The flowers will appear over a long period a pretty blue/purple colour. Will tolerate shade.
Height and spread: 15cm high and 50cm spread
Common name: lesser periwinkle
Position in the garden: Full sun to partial shade
Soil type: any soil type
Flowering period: April to September
Hardiness: fully hardy