honuaʻula / honua.ʻula / Pukui-Elbert Haw to Eng, n., A variety of sugar cane, a dark brown-red mutant of manulele, with purple leaf sheaths and leaves. It was formerly used in medicine, and is one of the best canes for eating raw. References: HP 221, 225. Tags: flora kō medicine foods Ua hoʻololi ʻia e ko Wehewehe Wikiwiki. / This entry was modified by Wehewehe Wikiwiki.