Vinca Tattoo Orange Scientific Name : Catharanthus roseus
Common Name : Upright Vinca
Blooming Season : Summer, Late Summer, Late Spring
Plant Habit : Upright, Mounded
Spacing : 6″ (15cm)
Height : 10 – 14″ (25 – 36cm)
Width : 6 – 8″ (15 – 20cm)
Exposure : Sun
Grower Information :
Seed supplied as: Raw.
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The art of plants comes alive on every Tattoo bloom – each petal looks like it is inked or airbrushed with soft brush strokes of dark purple. Adding these novelties to your lineup shows that you have your finger on the pulse of what today’s gardener really wants: bold, fun, head-turning. Tattoo…without a doubt, the most unique vinca on the market today!
Plug crop time: 5 weeks
Transplant to finish: 5 to 6 weeks
- Very floriferous and well-branched plants display one-of-a-kind flowers.
- Tight flowering window with an easy-to-grow, uniform, upright habit across all colours.
- Outstanding in hot and sunny conditions.
NOTE: Tattoo blooms display the best colour contrast under warm conditions with moderate light; colours lighten with increased temperatures and light. Grown under cooler conditions and lower light, colours appear darker overall with less contrast and more purple colouration being expressed.
Features a medium orange colour with a consistent dark centre. Petal colour lightens in high light and temperatures. Similar size and timing to Tattoo Black Cherry.