Apocynaceae Juss.
Vinca major L. , legitimate, scientific
Linnaeus, C. (1 May 1753), Species Plantarum 1: 209 [tax. nov.]
  • Type: "Habitat in Gallia Narbonensi, Hispania."
Mueller, F.J.H. von (1888), Key to the System of Victorian Plants 1: 535 [secondary reference]
Black, J.M. (December 1926), Meliaceae - Scrophulariaceae. Flora of South Australia 3: 462, Fig. 190 [secondary reference]
common name: Greater Periwinkle [n/a]
Raphael, T.D. (1955), Tasmanian garden escapes. Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania 89: 149 [secondary reference]
Black, J.M. & Robertson, E.L. (1957), Flora of South Australia Edn. 2, 4: 696, Fig. 986 [secondary reference]
Beadle, N.C.W., Evans, O.D. & Carolin, R.C. (1962), Handbook of the Vascular Plants of the Sydney District and Blue Mountains: 350 [secondary reference]
common name: Blue Periwinkle [n/a]
Curtis, W.M. (1967), Angiospermae: Plumbaginaceae to Salicaceae. The Student's Flora of Tasmania 3: 472-473 [secondary reference]
common name: Periwinkle [n/a]
Jacobs, S.W.L. & Pickard, J. (1981), Plants of New South Wales: 68 [secondary reference]
Green, J.W. (1985), Census of the Vascular Plants of Western Australia Edn. 2: 141 [secondary reference]
Ross, E.M. in Stanley, T.D. & Ross, E.M. (1986), Apocynaceae. Flora of South-eastern Queensland 2: 302, Fig. 43K [secondary reference]
common name: Blue Periwinkle [n/a]
Rye, B.L. in Marchant, N.G., Wheeler, J.R., Rye, B.L., Bennett, E.M., Lander, N.S. & Macfarlane, T.D. (1987), Apocynaceae. Flora of the Perth Region 1: 524 [secondary reference]
common name: Blue Periwinkle [n/a]
Harden, G.J. & Williams, J.B. in Harden, G.J. (ed.) (1992), Apocynaceae. Flora of New South Wales 3: 518 [secondary reference]
common name: Periwinkle [n/a]
Green, P.S. in Wilson, A.J.G. (ed.) (1994), Norfolk Island & Lord Howe Island. Flora of Australia 49: 279-280 [secondary reference]
Forster, P.I. in Orchard, A.E. (ed.) (1996), Apocynaceae. Flora of Australia 28: 124, Map 160 APC [secondary reference]
common name: Periwinkle [n/a]
  • APC Dist.: WA (naturalised), SA (naturalised), Qld (naturalised), NSW (naturalised), LHI (naturalised), NI (naturalised), ACT (naturalised), Vic (naturalised), Tas (naturalised)
Jeanes, J.A. in Walsh, N.G. & Entwisle, T.J. (ed.) (1999), Apocynaceae. Flora of Victoria 4: 325, Fig. 63d [secondary reference]
common name: Blue Periwinkle [n/a]
Wheeler, J.R., Marchant, N.G. & Lewington, M. (2002), Dicotyledons. Flora of the South West 2: 491 [secondary reference]
common name: Blue Periwinkle [n/a]
Taplin, R.L. & Symon, D.E. (29 September 2008), Remnant horticultural plants at the site of the former Newman's Nursery, 1854-1932. Journal of the Adelaide Botanic Gardens 22: 93 [secondary reference]
common name: Blue Periwinkle [n/a]
de Salas, M.F. & Baker, M.L. (2016), A Census of the Vascular Plants of Tasmania, including Macquarie Island: 9 [secondary reference]