You buy one or more Vince Minor Gertrude Jekyll a grown in pots. These plants grow mostly as groundcover. For 1 square meter zou need about 12 plants. These plants are grown in 9 cm pots, and can be planted year round. These plants are guaranteed fungal and disease free.
This always green plant is a loved groundcover that is undemanding. If you plant the Vince Minor Gertrude Jekyll in a shady spotz, the leaves will become nice green, and if you place it in a sunny spot the plant will get many white flowers. This plant will grow 10-15cm high and is frost-hardy. Like other groundcovers, this plant works well against weeds.
|Botanical name:||Vinca minor Gertrude Jekyll|
|Colloquial name:||lesser periwinkle or dwarf periwinkle|
|Growth form:||broad, bushy growth|
|Mature height:||10 - 20 cm|
|Growth:||6 - 10 cm per year|
|Leaf color:||dark green|
Blossom / fruit
|Flowering period:||April to June|
|Soil type:||normal garden soil|
|Location:||full sun, semi shade,less flowering in the shade|
|Flowering period:||all year round|
|Requirement:||12 plants per m²|
|Use for:||ground cover plant, grouping Plant, mass planting|
|Ships as:||as pot plant|