Catharanthus roseus (L.) G.Don Pink Periwinkle
Gen.Hist. 4:95 (1837)

Conservation Code: Not threatened
Naturalised Status: Alien to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Wednesday 15 August 2007

Slender, erect herb or shrub, to 0.4(-1) m high. Fl. pink/white, Jan to Dec. Sandy soils. Rocky ocean ledge, cultivated.

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, Northern Province, South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Carnarvon, Dampierland, Geraldton Sandplains, Northern Kimberley, Pilbara.

IBRA Subregions: Cape Range, Fortescue, Geraldton Hills, Hamersley, Mitchell, Pindanland.

IMCRA Regions: Leeuwin-Naturaliste.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Ashburton, Broome, Derby-West Kimberley, Exmouth, Northampton, Rockingham.