Iwaitsura

Man’yō Name Ipawitura
伊波為都良(いはゐつら)
Modern Name
  1. Superihiyu (スベリヒユ)
  2. Nenashikazura 根無葛(ネナシカズラ)
  3. I 藺(イ)
  4. Mizuhakobe(ミズハコベ)
  5. Junsai 蓴菜(ジュンサイ)
English Names
  1. Common purslane; verdolaga; pigweed; little hogweed; red root; pursley; moss rose
  2. Dodder; love vine
  3. Mat rush; common rush
  4. Starwort
  5. Water shield
Scientific Name
  1. F. Portulacaceae; Portulaca oleracea
  2. F. Convolvulaceae; Cuscuta japonica
  3. F. Juncaceae; Juncus effusus var. decipiens
  4. F. Plantaginaceae; Callitriche palustris
  5. F. Cabombaceae; Brasenia schreberi
Distribution  Hokkaido, Honshu, Shikoku and Kyushu
Appearance
Seasonal Association
 Summer

Poems (2)

MYS XIV: 3378 MYS XIV: 3416

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