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Definition of Vinca minor. Meaning of Vinca minor. Synonyms of Vinca minor

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Definition of Vinca minor

Vinca minor
Periwinkle Per"i*win`kle, n. [OE. pervenke, AS. pervince, fr. L. pervinca.] (Bot.) A trailing herb of the genus Vinca. Note: The common perwinkle (Vinca minor) has opposite evergreen leaves and solitary blue or white flowers in their axils. In America it is often miscalled myrtle. See under Myrtle.

Meaning of Vinca minor from wikipedia

- vinca minor (common names lesser periwinkle or dwarf periwinkle) is a species of flowering plant native to central and southern europe, from portugal
- plat, m; fellion, e; le men, j; janot, m (1962). '4 new alkaloids of vinca minor l.: minovincine, methoxyminovincine, minovincinine and (-) vincadifformine
- site in order to release seeds. two of the species, vinca major and vinca minor, are extensively cultivated as a flowering evergreen ornamental plant
- species name major refers to the larger size in respect of the similar vinca minor l. vinca major is a trailing vine, spreading along the ground and rooting
- vinca minor l. lesser periwinkle amsonia orientalis nerium oleander vinca herbacea vinca major vinca minor
- discovered in the 1950s by a canadian scientist and are derived from vinca minor (periwinkle). vincaminol is not as well known as some of the other vinca
- periwinkle vinca or european periwinkles vinca major or greater periwinkle vinca minor or lesser periwinkle vinca herbacea or herbaceous periwinkle in other
- found in the leaves of vinca minor (lesser periwinkle), comprising about 25-65% of the indole alkaloids found in vinca minor by weight. it can be synthesized