NO5614 : Greater Periwinkle, Boarhills

taken 7 years ago, near to Boarhills, Fife, Great Britain

Greater Periwinkle, Boarhills
Greater Periwinkle, Boarhills
(Vinca major)

The plant produces large violet-blue flowers from April to June and the plant roots easily from the tips of the stems. In folklore it represents eternal life and fidelity like all deciduous plants and it was also valued as a protection against witches and magicians.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 14 April, 2011   (more nearby)
Monday, 9 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Village, Rural settlement 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NO 5646 1405 [10m precision]
WGS84: 56:19.0103N 2:42.3280W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NO 5647 1405
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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