(Edible greens, green leafy vegetable) Hibiscus spinach’ or ‘Sunset hibiscus’ Hisbiscus manihot or Abelmoschus manihot. The centre of origin of the plant is Sulawesi-New Guinea, extending across Melanesia some time before European contact. The taxonomic name, Hisbiscus manihot or Abelmoschus manihot, differs among authorities.
- Mi laik kaikai aibika wantaim tinpis.
I like to eat aibika with tinned fish.
- Aibika em gutpela kumu bilong kaikai.
Aibika is a good vegetable to eat.
See also: Aibika in Papua New Guinea