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Vinca catharanthus roseus 'Titan Rose'

madagascar periwinkle

Titan Rose will give you large, rose-pink blooms with white eyes. Plants are both heat and drought tolerant while being a vigorous grower even in cooler climates. Titan series is perfect for landscapes and containers.

Height: 14-16 Inches

Spread: 10-12 Inches

USDA Zone: Zones 10-11

Color: Rose Pink

Interesting Notes:

Titan series is the most uniform F1 series on the market and their large blooms are 50% bigger than O.P. varieties.

Growing Tips for Homeowners:

Plant your Titan vinca in a full sun location with well draining soil for best results.  Be careful not to overwater to help limit your plants chances of obtaining certain diseases. Water only when soil feels dry to the touch. Flowers do not require dead heading. Utilize a granular slow-release fertilizer on install and then follow up with a well balanced, complete liquid feed once or twice per month.

Characteristics & Attributes:


Attracts Wildlife:

  • Butterflies

Attributes:

  • No Deadheading
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Heat Tolerant

Design Use:

  • Mass Planting
  • Versatile
  • Hanging Baskets
  • Ground Cover
  • Tropical
  • Edging
  • Window Boxes
  • Container
  • Rock Garden
  • Woodland Edge
  • Border
  • Filler

Exposure:

  • Full Sun

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Habit:

  • Upright Mounding

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Spring
  • Fall
  • Summer

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Fall
  • Summer
  • Spring

Soil Moisture:

  • Well Drained
  • Average
  • Dry