Origin of vinca
Examples from the Web for vinca
Wigand alludes to an instance wherein there was a second pair of carpels above the first in Vinca herbacea.Vegetable Teratology|Maxwell T. Masters
Infusum vinc minoris, L. From the leaves of lesser periwinkle (Vinca minor).
In the immediate vicinity of the house, vinca minor (periwinkle) is used as ground cover.Green Spring Farm|Ross Netherton
The pretty Mediterranean Periwinkle (Vinca acutiflora) is in full bloom.Wood and Garden|Gertrude Jekyll
Thus Daphne laureola has a range of twenty-two days, whereas for Vinca minor the figure is 114.Springtime and Other Essays|Francis Darwin