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Vinca, ving′ka, n. a genus of woody herbaceous plants of the dogbane family, the periwinkles.
Allied to the milkweed is another plant, the dogbane (Apocynum), which has a similar trick of entrapping its insect friends.My Studio Neighbors|William Hamilton Gibson
Apocynum androsmifolium (spreading dogbane), Kineo (Bradford).The Maine Woods|Henry David Thoreau
The larva of this insect feeds on most of the different kinds of milkweed (Asclepias), and also upon dogbane (Apocynum).New Zealand Moths and Butterflies|G. V. Hudson
The small pink flowers of the spreading dogbane may be found all through the summer, often upon our driest hillsides.The Wild Flowers of California: Their Names, Haunts, and Habits|Mary Elizabeth Parsons