a plant, Catharanthus roseus (or Vinca rosea), cultivated for its glossy foliage and pink or white flowers.
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This tall, horizontally branched cactus is probably the most recognizable cactus in Arizona. What is it called?
Origin of Madagascar periwinkle
First recorded in 1815–25
Words nearby Madagascar periwinkle
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