Vinca Minor

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$4.89
Color
Blue, Purple/Lavender,
Color
Blue, Purple/Lavender,
Categories
Ground Covers
Bloom Season
Spring, Summer,
Bloom Season
Spring, Summer,
Height At Maturity
Under 3 Feet
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Ships
Year Round
Exposure
Sun And Shade, Full Sun,
Exposure
Sun And Shade, Full Sun,
Usage
Flower Gardens And Beds, Flowering,
Usage
Flower Gardens And Beds, Flowering,
Bare Root

We ship bare-root plants which are dormant (in a wintertime state) and have no pretty foliage, blooms, or greenery but they will bloom out in the following spring after they are planted and be beautiful.This is why we offer a 1 year warranty to show our customers their plants will thrive come spring.

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Reviews (10)

  • 4
    Received the plants in great shape and am thoroughly satisfied

    Posted by Joseph Payne on Apr 29 , 2021

    I believe this is more what the nursery is supposed to send, nothing like the last order.

  • 5
    NEED ORDER MORE CREEPING MYRTLE WHAT ELSE IS GOOD TO PLANT WITH CREEPING MYRTLE THAT IT WILL LOOK GREAT WITH MYRTLE ?

    Posted by GERALD BUTKUS on Apr 09 , 2021

    WILL ORDER MORE IN THE NEXT FEW WEEKS THANK YOU JERRY WOULD MINATURE SUN FLOWERS LOOK GOT PLEASE LET ME KNOW. THANK YOU JERRY

  • 5
    NEED ORDER MORE CREEPING MYRTLE WHAT ELSE IS GOOD TO PLANT WITH CREEPING MYRTLE THAT IT WILL LOOK GREAT WITH MYRTLE ?

    Posted by GERALD BUTKUS on Apr 09 , 2021

    WILL ORDER MORE IN THE NEXT FEW WEEKS THANK YOU JERRY

  • 5
    Starting to see growth

    Posted by From NJ on Jul 15 , 2020

    Planted these 3 weeks ago. Many of them just looked like they were just sticks and leafless vines with roots when planted. Almost all of them have leaves now. (And I received a free extra plants than I ordered, so if a couple don’t take, I’m still ahead). I can’t wait for them to fill in the area!!

  • 5
    Creeping Myrtle

    Posted by Jenny Sparrow on Aug 27 , 2019

    The shipping was fast and the packaging was great.

  • 5
    Creeping Myrtle

    Posted by Sara Jennings on Aug 21 , 2019

    these look great growing around the patio well pleased with this product

  • 5
    Creeping Myrtle

    Posted by Ester Myers on Aug 15 , 2019

    These are so remarkable. Got a lot of compliments on them. Very easy to grow and care for.

  • 5
    Creeping Myrtle

    Posted by Ruth Vandergriff on Aug 15 , 2019

    These are so remarkable. Got a lot of compliments on them. Very easy to grow and care for.

  • 5
    Creeping Myrtle

    Posted by Polly Knowlan on Aug 15 , 2019

    The blooms on this plant are very unique and beautiful. Looks great in my gardens!

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Shipping Information

We dig fresh our plants and ship immediately. We ship US Mail, Priority shipping. You will receive a tracking number once your plants ship. All plants will be fine in their packages for up to 3 days after receiving.

How We Protect Your Plants For Transit

We sell only bare root plants. We dip the roots in tera-sorb silicone gel to retain ample moisture for transit and surround with plastic. This is superior protection for plants in transit for up to 12 days.

Upon Receipt Of Your Plants

Open your plants and inspect the same day received. We offer 3 days to report any problems with your order. Bare root plants need to be planted within 2-3 days of receiving unless weather-related problems prohibit planting. Store in a cool place and keep roots moist and covered with plastic until they can be planted. Water for the first week daily after planting.

Shipping Dates
Ships Year Round

Description

Vinca Minor is a Rapidly Growing Evergreen Runner

Creeping Myrtle – Vinca Minor is a rapidly growing evergreen runner. It produces blue, star-like flowers about one inch in width, which blooms for only one month in the spring. Creeping myrtle gets its name from the ability to sneak across the ground at an ever-expanding pace.

Creeping myrtle makes a beautiful addition to any home. Notable for its capacity to take root anywhere that a stem touches ground, this plant continues to grow until the season ends. If it is cut back to four inches in early spring, new growth will be rapidly stimulated. Typically this plant grows from 4 - 8 inches, but many variations can increase from 6 -12 inches in height. This vining plant is famous for ground cover since it propagates quickly and is usually drought-tolerant and deer-resistant. It is also planted a lot around trees and shady flower beds. Even after it has finished blooming for the year, it stays a lovely green for year-round coverage.

Vinca is a Spring and Summer Bloomer and an Excellent addition to Daisies and Daffodils.

In the spring, creeping myrtle is one of the first vines to bloom. The creeping myrtle has a profusion of small, periwinkle flowers that come in various shades of purple or white. Rabbits usually avoid eating their blossoms. Creeping myrtle is also perfect for hillsides to add beauty and to discourage erosion. Creeping myrtle is a plant that takes up a lot of room. It is ideal for areas that have open spaces. This is a plant that is great for yards where other flowers won't grow. Fast-growing, this plant will take root and spread over the area in no time. It has a lavender flower that contrasts well with the dark green leaves.

Creeping myrtle blooms in the spring and summer, making it an excellent plant to blend with daisies and daffodils. There is little care involved with this plant. Only water it every few days, and make sure you keep the undergrowth cut out so that it looks healthy.

Scientific Name: Vinca Minor

USDA Climate Zone: 4 - 9

Tree Height: 6 - 12 inch

Canopy Spread: Running flowering vine, continuous fast growth

Soil Type: Prefers dry to medium soil

Sun: Prefers Full Sun to Partial Shade

 The Benefits Of Landscaping With Creeping Myrtle Plants 

If you are new to planting a garden and now sure where to start, look no further! The benefits of using creeping myrtle plants in your garden are numerous. You can plant them anywhere, and they can grow in almost any soil type.

 The creeping myrtle plant is known as one of the best home garden plants for the space they fill. They are easy to care for, making them an excellent addition to any garden. They are known as the "sweetest" of plants, and their small size makes them perfect for spaces where you do not have much room to work. They will blend perfectly with other plants, giving you a beautiful look that is sure to please.

 An advantage of landscaping with creeping myrtle plants is that they are easy to grow and are very adaptable. You do not have to worry about these plants growing too fast or growing at all because they will grow in a very natural manner and on their own schedule. Unlike other plants that take a lot of time and attention to maintain, creeping myrtle is easier to deal with. It only needs a little watering in the morning, and then you can just let it stay as-is during the day.

 Creeping myrtle plants are considered a "wonder plant." Their beauty and soft green foliage make them an excellent addition to any backyard. The ease with which they will grow in your yard is another great benefit to having one of these plants in your garden.

One of the most significant benefits of these plants is that they will not compete with other plants. They will not compete for the sun, water, or nutrients. If your garden is planted in the right location, it may even help attract birds that would otherwise be repelled by your plant choices.

 Creeping myrtle plants come in a wide array of colors, including white, gold, purple, orange, and red. If you are not sure what color to plant in your yard, you should think about how you would like to decorate it. They do very well in small areas and will even bloom well in larger areas, giving you plenty of room to work with. The flowers, while small, are beautiful and will add a touch of elegance to any garden.

 Creeping myrtle plants are an excellent investment for any garden, and the benefits they provide will amaze you. They are fantastic for adding color to a landscape and creating a calming oasis in your garden. If you are looking for something that will last for years and add to your yard's beauty, you may want to consider planting one of these beautiful plants.

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