Entries from Yuncker 1959 in Pollex-Online

Yuncker, T. G. (1959). Plants of Tonga. Honolulu, Bishop Museum Press.

Language Item Description
Tongan Mahelehele (Cyperus javanicus) Problematic
Tongan Ngingie Shore shrubs or small trees (Suriana maritima) and (Pemphis acidula)
Tongan Kalakalaʔapusi (Acalypha wilkesiana)
Tongan Kihikihi Herbs (Desmodium triflorum) and (Oxalis corniculata). (Oxalis corniculata) and sometimes other small, prostrate, weedy plants (Whr).
Tongan Langakali A shrub or small tree (Aglaia saltatorum)
Tongan Lekileki Puzzlenut tree (Xylocarpus granatum)
Tongan Maile A fragrant shrub (Alyxia stellata)
Tongan Makai A tree (Canarium samoense)
Tongan Manaui A tree (Garuga floribunda)
Tongan Nukonuka A shrub (Decaspermum fruticosum)
Tongan Ola/maka (Gymnosporia vitiensis)
Tongan ʔOlongaa A small tree (Pipturus argenteus)
Tongan Pako/pako Name for several grasses; general name for small introduced sedges (Cyperus spp.) (Whr)
Tongan Pualiki A tree (Melicytus ramiflorus)
Tongan Hakato A fern (Asplenium nidus) ; (Acrostichum aureum)
Tongan Takataka A glabrous, tufted herb (Fimbristylis autumnalis)
Tongan Toto A small tree (Cerbera manghas)
Tongan Tutu/ʔuli A vine (Jasminum didymum) whose juice may be used as ink Problematic