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Vinca is periwinkle and is a creeping plant. It spreads along the ground - similar colour and looking flower to a violet but leaves are not heart shaped.
I have both. Vinca has been flowering for a few weeks.
in the garden looking up towards east you see Sirius. of a night.
SEIRIOS (Sirius) was the god or goddess of the Dog-Star, the brightest star of the constellation Canis Major. The pre-dawn rising of the star in the path of the sun was believed to be the source of the scorching heat and droughts of midsummer.