‘E tāria te kara o tēia tiare.
This flower is purple in colour;
‘ī ī rua ēia paoke tākū tāria.
There are two packets of purple dye here;
Kua poe pu‘era tiare tāria ‘aia.
She wore a purple flower behind her ear.
2. A climbing shrub with pink or purple flowers (Bougainvillea glabra).