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Catharanthus roseus (Invader) : fact sheet


Species name:
Catharanthus roseus (Invader)
Common names:
Cayenne jasmine ,Kanniedood ,Periwinkle
Description:
Periwinkle, Erect Perennial

Plant area

Source:
Exotic to South Africa
Endemic to:
RSA-East Coastal Belt - Summer Rain ,RSA-Bushveld - Summer Rain ,Exotic to South Africa ,Naturalised in South Africa

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 80cm
Width:
Less than 50cm
Sun:
Full sun
Water:
Little water, Drought-tolerant once established
Hadiness:
Tender
Coast friendly:
Yes

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Erect - Perennials ,Erect - Annuals
Usage:
Traditional Medicine
Fruit:
Fleshy Fruit/Seed
Flowers:
Flower season:
Summer (Nov.-Feb.) ,Autumn/Fall (Mar.-May)
Features:
Usually grown as a Perennial ,Invasive-Known to be
Foliage:
Evergreen

Plant suppliers

Rondeberg Nursery

Atlantis
tel: 0797963759
email: rondebergnur.christie@gmail.com
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