Ashibi

Man’yō Name Asibi
馬酔木・馬酔・安之婢・安志妣(あしび)
Modern Name
  1.  Asebi/Ashibi/Ashibu 馬酔木(アサビ)
  2. Boke 木瓜(ボケ)
  3. Tsutsuji 躑躅(ツツジ)
English Names
  1. Japanese pieris; mountain fire pieris; lily-of-the-valley bush
  2. Japanese quince
  3. Rhododendron
Scientific Name
  1. F. Ericaceae; Pieris japonica
  2. F. Rosaceae; Chaenomeles speciosa
  3. F. Ericaceae; Rhododendron
Distribution  Throughout Honshu, Shikoku and Kyushu
Appearance
Seasonal Association
Ashibi (Japanese pieris)

Poems (10)

MYS II: 166
MYS VII: 1128
MYS VIII: 1428
MYS X: 1868
MYS X: 1903
MYS X: 1926
MYS XIII: 3222
MYS XX: 4511
MYS XX: 4512
 MYS XX: 4513

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