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Catharanthus roseus 'Nirvana Red' /Nirvana Red Periwinkle

Catharanthus roseus 'Nirvana Red'  / Catharanthus roseus 'Nirvana Red'
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Scientific Name: Catharanthus roseus 'Nirvana Red'
Common Name: Nirvana Red Periwinkle
Height: 1-2 feet
Spread: 2 -3 feet
Bloom time: Spring, Summer, Fall
Flower color: Red
Light Exposure: Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist, Dry
Rate of Growth: Fast
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
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Comments: A good red for accent. The white eye draws attention to this variety. Does poorly in shady areas, but excells in hot, sunny spots. Remove (pinch out) the terminal growth of periwinkle plants two weeks after planting to induce a more stocky, fuller branched plants.