Kusokazura

Man’yō Name Kusokadura
屎葛(くそかづら)
Modern Name Hekunkazura 屁糞葛(ヘクンカズラ)・Kusokazura 屎葛クソカズラ・Kabanegusa 屍草カバネグサ
English Names Skunkvine; stinkvine; Chinese fever vine
Scientific Name F. Rubiaceae
Paederia scandens
Distribution Hokkaido, Honshu, Shikoku, Kyushu
Appearance
Seasonal Association
Notes
Kabanegusa is no longer in common usage as a term for this plant.

Poems (1)

MYS XVI: 3855

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