2007 AAS Bedding Plant Award Winner:
Vinca 'Pacifica Burgundy Halo'
National Winner
2007 AAS Bedding Plant Award Winner:
Vinca 'Pacifica Burgundy Halo'
National Winner
2007 AAS Bedding Plant Award Winner:
Vinca 'Pacifica Burgundy Halo'
National Winner

Vinca 'Pacifica Burgundy Halo'
2007 AAS Bedding Plant Award Winner

'Pacifica Burgundy Halo' is the first vinca with a burgundy halo surrounding a large white center. This bicolor bloom is a vivid contrast, exceptionally visible in an annual garden. Early flowering with a well balanced plant form, 'Pacifica Burgundy Halo' is highly recommended for spring or summer plantings. With proven heat and drought tolerance, the garden performance of 'Pacifica Burgundy Halo' is assured. In a full sun garden location, these vinca plants will reach a foot tall and wide when mature. Due to the ease of growing and continuous flowering, 'Pacifica Burgundy Halo' is perfectly suitable for any garden or patio planters that receive sun. Because Vinca needs less water than other annuals, planting 'Pacifica Burgundy Halo' in containers means fewer trips with the hose to water. Gardeners can rely on 'Pacifica Burgundy Halo' to provide color all summer without pinching or tending to plant maintenance.

AAS WINNER DATA

Genus species: Catharanthus roseus
Common name: Vinca
Unique qualities: Unique color in large white eye type, larger flowers and more vigorous
Flower size: 2 inches
Form: Single
Color(s): Burgundy with large white center
Plant height: 12 inches
Plant width: 10 to 12 inches
Garden Spacing: 10 to 12 inches
Length of time from sowing seed to flower: 60 days
Closest comparison(s) on market: 'Stardust Orchid', 'Pacifica Burgundy'

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AAS Winner Primary Details
Award: AAS Bedding Plant Award Winner
Award Type: National Winner
Class: Vinca
Variety Name: 'Pacifica Burgundy Halo'
Genus: Catharanthus
Species: roseus
Year: 2007
Common Name: Vinca
Type: Flowers
Breeder: PanAmerican
Close Market Comparison: 'Stardust Orchid,' 'Pacifica Burgundy'
Plant Needs
Duration Type: Annual
Light Needs: Full sun
Staking Required: NO
Plant Characteristics
Foliage Color: Green
Plant Habit: Upright
Plant Height: Medium: 10" to 24"
Garden Spacing: 10 to 12 inches
Bloom Time: Summer
Bloom Color: Red, White
Bloom Color Pattern: Bicolor
Bloom Size: 2.5 inches
Fragrance: None
Home Gardener Use
Container: YES
Low Edging: YES
Medium Height Divider: YES

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