What is this plant?


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Can someone tell me what this plant is? In Scottsdale, Az.

  12 answers
  • Kelly-n-Tony Kelly-n-Tony on Oct 24, 2018

    It looks like morning glory

  • Passportt Passportt on Oct 24, 2018

    the white or the yellow? the white looks to be a nightshade family like morning glory or other?

  • Mon34276522 Mon34276522 on Oct 24, 2018

    Datura, LocoWeed sometimes also known as Moon Flower

  • John John on Oct 24, 2018

    It is a Sacred Datura plant. It was called that because Native Americans used it to hallucinate for religious reasons. Be careful, it is poisonous. It is also called Jimson Weed. Yes, some people call it Moonflower, however, that name is also used for a Morning glory relative with white blooms.

  • Lizbeth Lizbeth on Oct 24, 2018

    The Moonflower I'm familiar with that is related to morning glories blooms in the evening or in the late afternoon. You can watch the huge blooms (4 or so inches in diameter) unfurl as daylight fades. This looks more like what I know as Jimson Weed or Angel's Trumpet. Pretty but poisonous.

  • Mary E. Mary E. on Oct 24, 2018

    Looks like an Angel Trumpet.

  • Holly H. Holly H. on Oct 24, 2018

    Could be bindweed, but only if it is a wandering vine that keeps winding around the flowers & leaves. Difficult to eradicate.

    • Mimi Mimi on Aug 01, 2021

      Yep, it’s bindweed. Very invasive & will choke off other vegetation. Winds around other plants & shrubs like wild grapevines will do.

  • Jenny Wright Montford Jenny Wright Montford on Oct 24, 2018

    Morning glory I think

  • Bijous Bijous on Oct 24, 2018

    Hi. Blooming during the day it's Morning Glory. If it starts to bloom at twilight it is Moonflower.

  • Patty Patty on Oct 24, 2018

    Look at Mexican Primrose.

  • Mary Mary on Oct 24, 2018

    Thanks all!

  • Colleen Colleen on Nov 01, 2018

    Looks like a Lilly plant to me, I used to have 1 that a neighbor gave us many years ago it came back every year when we planted the seeds on May 1st until recently. The neighbor used to call it White Bell Flower but I have also seen it in Nursery garden catalogs in other colors. A neighbor near me now has 1 of the plants in white also and hers comes up every year too. I love it and whish it would come up for me again too I keep trying and planting the seeds I did have it 1 year but I just have had no luck in getting it to grown again since then.