Vinca minor L.

Common name

English: Periwinkle

German: Kleine Immergrün

Mandarin: 小蔓长春花 (hua ye man chang chun hua)

Portuguese: Pervinca-menor

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2036)

      Order: Gentianales (46)

        Family: Apocynaceae (33) (family description)

          Genus: Vinca (2)

           Epithet: minor L. (6)

minor => smaller, lesser

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: blue

External links

Check for Vinca minor at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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