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blue flower on a vine

This is a discussion on blue flower on a vine within the Eye Candy forums, part of the Land Plants category; I have been growing pieces of this vine for years, but have never seen a ...

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    Default blue flower on a vine

    I have been growing pieces of this vine for years, but have never seen a bloom on it before. I guess it makes sense that it would bloom, but somehow I guess I have missed it every time. Not sure what the vine is, but I see it used in floral arrangements all the time. A few years ago, I rooted a piece and planted it in a pot on my porch. When it came time to move plants indoors for winter, I cut off the vine and threw it into my flower bed beside the porch. It got covered by the fall leaves and has been growing there for several years now.

    Anyone know what it is or it's name?

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    Cheers,
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    HMMM I thought it was periwinkle vine the flowers look right but the leaves arent right, the leaves on the periwinkle vine are ever green and shiny dark green. I will keep searching for you see what I can find it really is beautiful!

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    It looks like a Vinca plant that I have as a groundcover, watch it for it quickly take over.

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    Vinca vine!! You have a variegated one, its cute!

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    It is a variegated Vinca major

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    Sounds like it must be a Vinca, huh?

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    Thanks everyone!! I had no idea that it would bloom. Only one flower, but it is cute!!

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