09 October 2011

Periwinkle is a color, too

Periwinkle is a color in the blue-violet family. Its name is derived from the lesser periwinkle or myrtle herb (Vinca minor) which bears flowers of the same color.
http://www.purpleopurple.com/health-benefits/periwinkle.jpg
http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-_ejIxdn-MPU/TclG9womQpI/AAAAAAAADcY/IZTGfi3SQis/s1600/periwinkles-1.jpg 
 periwinkle is also a bígaro -in Spanish- and a flower, the 'vincapervinca'

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