laulele/ lau.lele /
1. n., Butterfly weed or milkweed (Asclepias curassavica 🌐), a tropical American perennial herb 60 to 90 cm high, with umbels of small orange and yellow flowers and pods full of tufted, wind-borne seeds; the leaves were eaten in time of famine; the Monarch butterfly feeds on the leaves. Literally, flying leaf.
- Neal 697.
- See also hī laulele.
2. n., Dandelion (Taraxacum officinale 🌐).
- See also hualele.
- Neal 860.
3. n., Net fishing with small nets as in shallow water (usually used with lawaiʻa or papa)
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