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Vinca

These are distinctive evergreen groundcovers native to Europe; V. minor commonly cultivated throughout the state.

1. Leaves broadest near the middle, the leaf margins glabrous.

V. minor

1. Leaves broadest near the base, the leaf margins conspicuously ciliate.

V. major

All species found in Vinca

Vinca majorGREATER PERIWINKLE 
Vinca minorPERIWINKLE, MYRTLE 

Citation:

MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. December 17, 2017. http://michiganflora.net/genus.aspx?id=Vinca.