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Infusum vinc minoris, L. From the leaves of lesser periwinkle (Vinca minor).
Vinca, ving′ka, n. a genus of woody herbaceous plants of the dogbane family, the periwinkles.
The caterpillar feeds on the Oleander (Nerium oleander), and also on the lesser periwinkle (Vinca minor).The Moths of the British Isles, First Series|Richard South
Thus Daphne laureola has a range of twenty-two days, whereas for Vinca minor the figure is 114.Springtime and Other Essays|Francis Darwin
Here, as in most parts of India, the Vinca rosea grew luxuriously in every part of the village.