moon daisy
Moonflower Moon"flow`er, n. (Bot.) (a) The oxeye daisy; -- called also {moon daisy}. (b) A kind of morning glory ({Ipom[oe]a Bona-nox}) with large white flowers opening at night. [1913 Webster]

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