Well, it's green all year long, covers the ground completely, blooms
occasionally, withstands both drought and flood, never needs fertilizing,
mowing, or spraying with insecticide, and is susceptible to no known diseases.
It and English ivy are the mainstays of my landscaping scheme -- together, of
course, with the goats and the chainsaw. Casual living begins with indolence.
"Anything more than 500 yards from
the car just isn't photogenic." --
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From: Mike <watershed@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> >It's Vinca - round here we call it a weed, warm or otherwise.
> Yeah, about the only redeeming feature is that it blooms all winter. My
> landscaper neighbor grimaces when he sees it. I'm too embarassed to
> admit to actually planting the stuff before i knew better.
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