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Ipomoea alba (Moonflower, Moon Vine)

Type: Species | Edit History      Plant ID - 30760



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Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Order: Solanales
Family: Convolvulaceae
Genus: Ipomoea
Species: Ipomoea alba
 
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Plant Types edit
  • Fragrant
  • Night Blooming
  • Ornamental
  • Perennial
  • Tropical
  • Vine
Zones / Hardiness edit
  • 9b (to 30 F / -1 C)
  • 10a (to 35 F / 2 C)
  • 10b (to 40 F / 4 C)
  • 11 (Above 40 F / Above 4 C)
Height (Maximum) edit
  • 10 to 20 feet (3 to 6 m)
Spread (Maximum) edit
  • 2 to 5 feet (60 cm to 1 1/2 m)
Flowering Start edit
  • Flowers Continuously
Flowering End edit
  • November
Leaf Colour edit
  • Green - Medium
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Suitable For edit
  • Wall/Trellis
Sun Exposure edit
  • Full Sun
  • Partial Shade
Soil Types edit
  • Moist
Soil pH edit
Bloom Colour edit
  • White
Wildlife Value edit
Propagation Techniques edit
  • Seed
Skill Level edit
  • Beginner
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  • Annual north of it's native zones 9-12 edit | delete
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Frank (2698)
  purpleinopp (8118)
toni (36069)
Netty (13946)
cherylad (2487)
aythya-camellia (860)


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Other names for this plant:
Calonyction aculeatum
Ipomoea bona-nox



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