Beautiful Flowers that bloom in Moon Light

Moonstruck nights have their own elegance and beauty. Everyone love to sit on a beautiful night with cool breeze touching the cheeks gently and spreading the sweet fragrance of flowers in the air. Nothing can be better than this pleasing and comfortable moment after a long work day at the office.
We have come up with the list of night-blooming flowers that can be your best reason to go home back, as fast as possible!
The ten best night-blooming enamoring flowers.
Dutchman’s pipe Cactus
Scientific Name: Epiphyllum Oxypetalum
Native Place: Mexico and Brazil
Bloom Time: Late Spring to early summer
It is the floral variety of cactus, and the most cultivated species in the genus E. oxypetalum that blooms at night and wits before dawn.
The plant grow 20 ft. tall. Its branches are dark brown and requires moist soil. It grows late in late spring and early summer. It blooms only for 1-2 days. The flowers opens as the sun goes down and spread fresh fragrance in the air.
Dragon Fruit Flowers
Scientific Name: Hylocereus undatus
Native Place: Mexico and Central South America
Bloom Time: October to May
Dragon fruit flowers also cultivated in South East Asian Countries such as Vietnam and Malaysia. The flower start blooming at 7 pm and reach full bloom at 12 am. The flower grows with magnificent fruits, and dig big beautiful flowers. Its leaves are dark brown in color. The cactus or dragon flower also produce in Taiwan, Israel and southern China.
Brahma Kamal
Scientific Name: Saussurea Obvallata
Native Place: India, Burma and China
Bloom Time: Only once a Year at night
Brahma Kamal, the Beautiful night flower is named after the Hindu God Brahma. The flowers has many medical usage and resemble to lotus flowers’ petals. The flower grows in mountains and cold areas. The heads of Brahma Flower are actually purple and surrounded with greenish-yellow-boat shaped cover papery in nature.
Four O’clock Flower:
Scientific Name: Mirabilis Jalapa
Native Place: South America
Bloom Time: Spring and summers
They bloom late in afternoon at 4 pm with a sweet jasmine like fragrance, the flowers close in the morning. These trumpet shaped flowers enjoys the full sunshine and are available multiple colors like purple, blue, red, pink, yellow and white. The 4 pm flower make excellent hedges and barriers and believed to change colors when they retain a certain age.
Nottingham Catchfly
Scientific Name: Silene nutans
Native Place: Europe, Southern Spain and many U.S. states such as Michigan, Ohio, New York, Vermont and Maine
Bloom Time: May to July
Once the walls of Nottingham Castle covered with these beautiful flowers, and from there they got their name as Nottingham Flowers. It is a pink flowers with hairy leaves and grows with strong fragrance. The flower looks beautiful in night and attract flying insects and moths. The Nottingham Catchfly has narrow and lance-shaped stem, its lower leaves are of spoon-shaped.
Casablanca Lily
Scientific Name: Lilium Casa Blance
Native Place:
Bloom Time: Late summer
The Casablanca Lily blooms with erotic fragrance, especially in the evening and at night. They are expensive, beautiful, delicate and used in perfumes and weddings decoration. The flowers had 6 petal of multiple colors such as white, yellow, orange, pink and purple. If you grow them in garden it will look a splash of colors.
Night Gladiolus
Scientific Name: Gladiolus Tristis
Bloom Time: Late Spring early to mid-summers
The elegant Night Gladiolus grows with spicy fragrance and is attractive to bees, butterflies and insects. The flower bloom in dense areas with heavy rainfall and also found near the sea level. The term is comprises with two words- Night and Gladiolus. Gladiolus is a Latin word means sword. Some part of plant are poisonous that causes skin irritation and allergic reactions.
Moon Flowers
Scientific Name: Ipomoea Alba
Bloom Time: Spring after last frost or early summers
Moon Flowers are perfect for night owls and night strollers, they are called nocturnal bloomers. They bloom entire night and close when the sunlight touch their petals. The plant attain the height up to 15 feet. The propagation of moon flowers is done with sewing a seed and they bloom with aromatic fragrance.
Night Bloom Water Lilies
Scientific Name: Nymphaea Red Flare
Bloom Time: In temperate and tropical climates
No one can unnoticed the elegancy of these beautiful water lilies. The water lily bloom is deep crimson red, pink or purple color. The flowers look astonishing and mysterious while floating in the water, they grow up to a height of 7-10 inch, with a sweet pungent smell.
Evening Primrose
Scientific Name: Oenothera biennis
Native Place: North America
Evening Primrose blooms only at night. The flowers is also found in Europe, Asia, New Zealand and Australia. The oil, seeds, leaves and root of the flower is also used in curing many health issues. It kills the night-time insects also, and grow up to height of 3 and 5 ft.

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