Vinca Vine

Common Vinca Management

Anonymous added on July 1, 2017 | Answered

love my vinca, but has become very woody with white stuff on wood and leaves. Can I cut all to the ground level and will it come back nicely in the spring? SW Missouri.

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Answered on July 2, 2017

You can do a hard prune on your plants. You can cut them to 4 to 6 inches above soil. Some gardeners actually mow the plant to make this hard prune.

Here are some links to help you.

It sounds like your plant may have Powdery Mildew.

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