Vinca minor* /Dogbane Family
(INN) Rank 2
March 13, 2005
This plant is a common landscape "escapee"! It can bloom as early as February during a mild winter. I didn't have to go far to find these, they grow in my yard. When I planted them over 23 years ago, I didn't realize how much they spread! I have to pull them often to keep them under control.
Where seen:Oak Ridge, University of Tennessee Arboretum, Great Smoky Mountains NP, Warrior's Path SP, Ijams Nature Center