Vinca- Dwarf Bright Eye

Catharanthus roseus Open Pollinated

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  • Perennial 25cm
  • Good for flower beds and garden borders
  • White flowers with carmine centers

Standard seed packet, 100 seeds

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'Vinca- Dwarf Bright Eye' seeds

Catharanthus roseus

Synonyms: Vica rosea

  • Perennial 25cm
  • Good for flower beds and garden borders
  • White flowers with carmine centers

Frost tender perennial growing to 25cm, grown as an annual in frost prone areas. Fleshy plants with glossy dark green oblong leaves and a spreading habit. White flowers with carmine centres. Good for garden borders, flower beds, edging and as a ground cover. Can be grown in containers. Drought tolerant. Also known as "Madagascar periwinkle" and "Old Maid".

Seeds per gram: 680
Product code: F3-18

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Quick Sowing Guide
Method Sow direct or raise seedlings
Sowing Depth 2mm
Season Spring and early summer
Germination 10-15 days @ 24-26°C
Hardiness / Life Cycle Frost tender Perennial
Plant Spacing 30cm
Plant Height 25cm
Position Full or part sun, moist well drained soil
Days Until Maturity 85 days

*Notes: Sensitive to overwatering; do not over-water.

How To Grow



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