Plant Care moonflower vine

moonflower vine

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Also known as



Ipomoea alba

How to care for moonflower vine


How often to water your moonflower vine

Water needs for moonflower vine
0.5 cups
every 9

moonflower vine needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of moonflower vine

Water 0.5 cups every

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

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Finding light for moonflower vine in your home

Light needs and placement for plant moonflower vine: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

moonflower vine love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

moonflower vine does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of moonflower vine in your home 🏡.


How to fertilize moonflower vine

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for moonflower vine: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your moonflower vine after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Difficulty Level

moonflower vine is generally considered an easy-to-care-for plant and makes a great choice for beginners!

Water Needs
Sunlight Needs
Growth Pattern
Growing Outdoors

Care Summary for moonflower vine

moonflower vine

moonflower vine

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 1ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

What other plant parents say

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