Browsing: Catharanthus

Catharanthus is a genus of flowering plants in the dogbane family, Apocynaceae. There are 8 known species. Seven are endemic to Madagascar. The eighth species, Catharanthus pusillus, is native to India and Sri Lanka. The genus name comes from the Greek for "pure flower".

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