Catharanthus roseus, commonly known as bright eyes, Cape periwinkle, graveyard plant, Madagascar periwinkle, old maid, pink periwinkle, rose periwinkle, is a species of flowering plant in the family Apocynaceae. Flowers are bright and attractive with pink, white and purple colours.
Some Health Benefits of Vinca are as Follows;
1. Anti-cancer - The Stems and Leaves
2. Anti-diabetic - The Leaves and Flowers
3. Anti-diarrheal - Ethanol property of the leaf is used as dose for diarrhea
4. Antioxidants - Roots contain ethanol extracts that have a scavenging effect. they possess significant antioxidant properties.