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File:Motif Ayame 02.jpg|<span style="font-size:10px;">[[Komon]] with ayame from the collection of Bika Bika</span>
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File:Motif Ayame 02.jpg|<span style="font-size:10px;">[[Komon]] with [[ayame]] from the collection of Bika Bika</span>
 
File:Motif botan 13.jpg|<span style="font-size:10px;">Detail of [[obi]] with [[ayame]], [[botan]], [[sakura]], and [[kiku]] from the collection of Peachchanvidel</span>
 
File:Motif botan 13.jpg|<span style="font-size:10px;">Detail of [[obi]] with [[ayame]], [[botan]], [[sakura]], and [[kiku]] from the collection of Peachchanvidel</span>
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File:Motif ayame 03.jpg|<span style="font-size:10px;">Detail of [[pente]] [[ayame]] on [[obi]] from the collection of Tahanala</span>
 
File:placeholder.jpg|<span style="font-size:10px;">Explain motif in example and what is is featured on and with</span>
 
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Revision as of 15:19, 11 December 2013

Motif Information
Motif ayame 01.JPG
Rōmaji Ayame
English Iris
Kanji 菖蒲
Kana アヤメ
Season Spring
Seasonal Exceptions #
Auspicious No
Motif Type Flower
Pronounciation
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Ayame is an iris. Other terms for iris include hanashōbu (ハナショウブ, 花菖蒲) and kakitsubata (カキツバタ, 杜若). Ayame grow both on dry land and along the banks of rivers. Ayame vary in color from pure white to deep purple. Ayame blossoms have six petals, long stems or stalks, and pointed leaves at their base.

Seasonal Use, Exceptions & Pairings

Ayame bloom in spring.

Motif Connotations & Symbolism

Auspicious Nature

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Common Motif Pairings

Identification & Style Variations

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Motif Examples

Motif in Literature & Other Usage

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In Poetry

Article Notes

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References


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