Vinca ‘Illumination’ is a stable, variegated selection of vinca vine with golden centers and green margins. Foliage starts out a chartreuse color, transitions to a rich golden color and finally matures to a cream color. Flowering tends to be intermittent throughout the season following a flush of blooms in the spring. The blue flowers contrast well against the foliage.
‘Illumination’ has uses as a groundcover, specimen plant in the front of borders and rock gardens. This novelty foliage also makes it a great container plant, combining well with a multiple of companions.
Description / Plant Notes:
- USDA Zone 3 (-40°F or -40°C)
- Colorful variegated foliage with dark green leaf margins
- Evergreen year-round interest
- Easy care
Patent Status: USPP #12,132