I have a 3 year old and will be having a baby in the next week or 2, and we really don't want to have toxic plants in the yard. I started a moonflower seed and it's growing! Yes, both plants and seeds are toxic. Ipomoea alba, or the common moonflower, is a night-blooming vine from the same family as the morning glory.Growing moonflowers requires very little effort, and the gardener is rewarded with a climbing vine that can reach a height of 10 to 20 feet (3.05 to 6.1 meters) in one season. Hi there. But, I wanted to know if they are poisenous or not? Why are my moonflowers blooming during the day? All parts of moonflowers, including the seeds, are toxic, so keep children and pets away from them. Some plants, like datura, have a number of common names and those names often overlap. Cover the seeds with 1/4" potting mix and water well, keep in a warm location. Moonflowers (Ipomoea alba) produce flowers in the evening after the rest of the garden has gone to bed. In some states, various Ipomoea species are considered noxious weeds and may be prohibited. Just like every part of a moonflower bush is poisonous to humans, every part is also toxic to animals. Essentially it is wise to keep this plant away from all animals. I think I read that they are, but I can't remember if it was this plant or a different one. Moonflowers are poisonous to everything from horses to chickens, pigs, cows, and sheep as well as to cats and dogs. Yes they are fragrance at night when the flowers open. Sacred Datura is commonly found anywhere from sea level up to an elevation up to 7,000 feet (2,130 meters) along the arroyos, washes and sandy flats of these arid lands. Moonflower seeds thrive best in Zones 6 and 7 when germinated indoors for transplantation outdoors. How to Dry Moonflower Seed Pods. 12. The tempting beauty of wisteria is alluring but do you know that it is a mildly poisonous plant, mainly for cats and dogs. You should have germination in 4 to 14 days if they seeds are viable. They look similar but one is much more poisonous, so it’s worth it … Every part of it is poisonous, especially seeds. Are moonflower plants or seeds toxic? Be sure to keep all moonflower seeds and seed pods away from small children and pets, as they are poisonous when eaten, and can be fatal. For a gardener who doesn't keep a normal nine-to-five schedule, growing moonflowers may be the perfect hobby. Moonflower seeds can cause hallucinations when ingested, which makes it a draw for teenagers looking for a cheap and easy high, said Dr. Ron Kirschner, medical director for the Nebraska Regional Poison Center and assistant professor in the department of emergency medicine … Datura is sometimes called moonflower, but there is another type of plant that also goes by the name moonflower. Each pod from the Moonflower contains 2 to 4 round seeds. 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