Catharanthus roseus – Periwinkle

Other notes


  1. Catharanthus roseus 'Alba' White Periwinkle
  2. Catharanthus roseus 'Hybrida' Hybrid Periwinkle



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Page citation

Kawthankar, N. 2024. Catharanthus roseus (L.) G.Don – Periwinkle. In Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 4.12. Published by the Indian Foundation for Butterflies. URL:, accessed 2024/06/14.