• (Convolvulvaceae)
  • water spinach
  • water convolvulus
  • a common vine that grows in low lying wet areas, producing trumpet-shaped flowers and long, pointed leaves, the latter commonly used as a green vegetable. One of three most widely used vegetables in Indonesia, the other two being bayem and sawi kembang [Note to Alissa: **Should these specific foods be listed under their names/types, i.e. "spinach, cracker," rather than just "food"e I highlighted in blue ones I'd suggest shifting to a specific entry for crackers, spice mixture, etc.--RT]
Alus sor
Alus mider
Alus madya
Alus singgih
Bali dataran dialect
Bali aga dialect

Usage Examples

Meme meli jukut kangkung di peken
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⚙ Usage examples pulled from the Virtual Library

In Balinese:   Konyang anake di Desa suba nawang yen tusing maan kangkung ada paku dadi alih.

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In Indonesian: