Are moon flowers toxic?
Similarly, are moon flowers poisonous to touch?
Moonflowers are sensitive to day length and may bloom later in the summer. They prefer a poor soil and if they are over fertilized, they may grow into larger plants with many leaves but few flowers. Are moonflower plants or seeds toxic? Yes, both plants and seeds are toxic.
Considering this, what happens if you eat a Moon Flower?
Moonflowers are part of the Solanaceae family, Datura inoxia. Within an hour of ingesting the moonflower plant, symptoms begin. Ingesting the plant causes agitation, confusion and hallucinations. Heart rate and blood pressure can climb, mouths can become dry, skin turns dry, hot and flushed, and vision is blurred.
Every part of a moon vine is poisonous to dogs, including the seeds, blooms, leaves and stems. It can cause your dog to stagger, or move as though he is drunk. Tropane alkaloids contained in the plant cause all of these symptoms, which can be serious.