Moonflower is a member of the Convolvulaceae family. Its botanical name is Ipomoea alba. The scientific name epithet alba means 'white coloured'.
Moonflower grows as an annual and is a flower. Being an annual plant, it tends to grow best over the course of a single year.
Normally grows with a viny habit.
This plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Moonflower have been kindly provided by our members.
Plant in a location that enjoys full sun and remember to apply water fairly sparingly.
See our list of companion Plants for Moonflower to see which plants you should plant in close proximity to encourage growth.
These estimates for how long Moonflower takes to sprout, grow and harvest are from real observations from real gardeners, right around the world.
Average 6 days | Min 4 days | Max 9 days (4)
Average 33 days | Min 16 days | Max 66 days (3)
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