Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 00442 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
ApocynaceaeApocynaceaeApocynaceae  
Species Vinca major L.
Common name   big-leaf periwinkle
Collector(s)
C. Broadbent   7  
Coll. Date 01 May 1989 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Utah County
Locality Center St. Provo, 0.25 mi from Utah Lake on the E side of the road.
    
Habitat Notes Various cultivated, escaping plants: loose soil, side of small hill by river. 
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated

Taxonomy


Synonyms recognized by ITIS (bold taxon is currently accepted):

     Vinca major L.

     Vinca major var. variegata Loud.

Common Name(s): bigleaf periwinkle, greater periwinkle, periwinkle.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=30237, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Gentianales
                                Family: Apocynaceae
                                    Genus: Vinca
                                        Species: Vinca major
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 00442s2.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 01841s2.jpg 
01841
specimen image: 02764s2.jpg 
02764
specimen image: 05162s2.jpg 
05162

Nearby Accessions

Locale

Links

Taxon Links for species Vinca major  L.

CalPhotos, Berkeley Digital Library Project

CNPS Manual of California Vegetation Database

USDA Plants database
University of Washington Herbarium: Plants of Washington (images)

Texas A&M University: Image Library (images)

Lady Bird Johnson's Wildflower Center

Google Images

External link to this species in the UVU Herbarium:
http://herbarium.UVU.edu/virtual/search.asp?taxon=Vinca+major

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