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Pohuehue - Pua Nani O Kamaole Hawaii - Beach Morning Glory

Sharon Mau

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Hiawassee, GA - United States

Perfect! vote!

Maui, Ha - United States

. ♥ . . Aloha Paraskevas . . thank you . . ✿⊱╮. . .

Athens, At - Greece

Beautiful capture and focus!!Voted!!

Center Valley , PA - United States

Oh! This is very beautiful,Sharon!

Sharon Mau replied:

Aloha Heinz, I am delighted you enjoy it ;))

Colorado Springs, CO - United States

Marianne said it well, I agree!!

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Thank you so much Ernie :))

Pictou / Lyons Brook, NS - Canada

Beauty lies in simpilcity! Love the poem.

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Aloha Marianne, thank you :))

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Pohuehue - Pua Nani O Kamaole Hawaii - Beach Morning Glory

Artist

Sharon Mau

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Photograph - Photograph - Fine Art Photography

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Peace is every step. The shining red sun is my heart. Each flower smiles with me. How green, how fresh all that grows. How cool the wind blows. Peace is every step. It turns the endless path to joy - Thich Nhat Hanh




Pōhuehue is a perennial vine which is found on sandy beaches. This vine was photographed on Kama'ole Beach . . it grows to about twenty-five to one hundred feet in length . . The roots of the pōhuehue grow in twining clusters and withstand sand, wind and erosion . . . The vines are used to chase fish into nets and surfers use pōhuehue vines to slap surface of the water to encourage big waves. Pōhuehue has many similar characteristics as morning glory. Pōhuehue also have small pink and soft blue bell shaped flowers .

Here follows an 'Olelo No'eau about the plant Pōhuehue

Heenalu
Holo pai pu luka,
I ka Pōhuehue
Aole, aole e loaa
Na niu a Kane ia oe.

Roll on, oh breaker, up the beach
To the Pōhuehue vines,
You cannot, you cannot reach
The coconut trees of Kane.




Related Taxa:
Ipomoea pes-caprae (L.) R. Br. ssp. brasiliensis (L.) van Ooststr.

There are 18 genera in Convolvulaceae, 68 species in Ipomoea, 2 subspecies in Ipomoea pes-caprae (L.) R. Br.

Although they are lovely it is considered a noxious weed . .
Classification:
Ipomoea pes-caprae (L.) R. Br. ssp. brasiliensis (L.) van Ooststr.

Kingdom Plantae Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida Dicotyledons
Subclass Asteridae
Order Solanales
Family Convolvulaceae Morning-glory family
Genus Ipomoea L. morning-glory
Species Ipomoea pes-caprae (L.) R. Br. bayhops
Subspecies Ipomoea pes-caprae (L.) R. Br. ssp. brasiliensis (L.) van Ooststr. Brazilian bayhops

Ipomoea is the largest genus in the flowering plant family Convolvulaceae, with over 500 species. Most of these are called morning glories, but this can also refer to related genera. Those formerly separated in Calonyction (Greek καλός, kalos, good and νύκτα, nycta, night) are called moonflowers.


Pōhuehue is indigenous to Hawaii and mostly found in beach areas . . It is known as the flower of Lanai. It is said Hawaiians use all parts of the pua including the seeds, roots, and leaves.


"Let us go early to the vineyards to see if the vines have budded, if their blossoms have opened, and if the pomegranates are in bloom - there I will give you my love - Pukui, Mary Kawena. Ōlelo Noeau Hawaiian Proverbs and Poetical Sayings

Pōhuehue - Pua Nani O Kamaole Hawaii - Beach Morning Glory
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Photo Copyright Sharon Mau
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