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Q.Periwinkle ground cover

Zone chapel hill nc 27514 | crissey added on March 10, 2017 | Answered

What does periwinkle look like in the winter? Does it stay green? Do you need to mow? What happens if you mow?

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Answered on March 11, 2017

Yes, Periwinkle does retain it's green color throughout winter in most climates.

I know in my own zone 4 garden it stays mostly green with some areas turning a dark almost burgundy color. It recovers nicely when the weather warms.

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