Catharanthus Starfish Grenadine_Z6S0450

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Catharanthus STARFISH® Grenadine

Catharanthus roseus = ‘Eld stjarna’


STARFISH® is an exciting new series of heat-loving periwinkles that retain a beautiful shape while providing outstanding coverage in containers and landscapes. Perfect carefree color all summer, Starfish varieties are micro blooming Catharanthus which will light up any garden with exceptional flower coverage, vivid eye-drawing colors, and deep, glossy green foliage.


  • Masses of unique micro flowers.
  • Excellent summer heat performance.
  • Easy care endless color from early summer through first frosts.
  • Full Sun
  • Height: 6” to 10”
  • Spread: 12” to 18”
  • USDA Zone 9 (25°F or -6°C)
PK Sheet
USDA Zone: 9 - 11
Height: 6 to 10-inches
15 to 25-centimeters
Spread: 12 to 18-inches
30 to 46-centimeters
Seasons: Summer
Flower Colors: Magenta
Foliage Colors: Dark Green
Hardiness / Vigor: Hardy
Growth Habit: Compact-rounded
Patent Status: USPP 30,767

Grower Culture

Crop Timing from Rooted Liners:
8-inch: 6 to 8-weeks with 1 ppp
1-gallon: 10 to 12-weeks with 1 ppp
Other Varieties
in the Collection:
Catharanthus STARFISH® Aqua
Catharanthus STARFISH® Coconut