Vinca rosea


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Vinca rosea

[‚viŋ·kə ′rō·zē·ə]
(botany)
A low, creeping evergreen perennial. Also known as periwinkle.
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The treatments evaluated included Azadirachta indica, Nicotiana tobacum, Vinca rosea, Benomyl 1 and water.
24% in comparison to Tagetes minuta, Nicotiana tobacum and Vinca rosea whose % reduction ranged from 5.
Vinblastine, discovered in 1959, is an alkaloid extracted from Vinca rosea (Periwinkle).