Observations in the Family: Alliaceae

Common Name: Garlics

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Amaryllis Tulbaghia simmleri

Amaryllis Tulbaghia simmleri
By: hbutler
Location: Queen Elizabeth Park, Pietermaritzburg
Observed: 21st August 2016
Added: 21st August 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:1
Description:

Monocotyledonous, herbaceous bulb with small, purple flowers and wide, green leaves

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Tulbaghia capensis

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Location: Greyton Loerkloof
Observed: 7th August 2016
Added: 7th August 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Garlic plant

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By: Richard Adcock
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Location: North of Rooiberg, Robertson
Observed: 29th July 2016
Added: 3rd August 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
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Kleinmond blommetjies

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By: magrietb
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Location: Empty plots at end of Lower Beach rd, Kleinmond WC
Observed: 21st February 2016
Added: 29th June 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:5
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Wild Garlic

Tulbaghia alliacea-003
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Location: Worcester Airfield
Observed: 16th April 2016
Added: 5th June 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

No leaves were visible. Flower on a long stem.

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Help me Seymour

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By: outrampsmarge
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersOutramps
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Observed: 21st May 2016
Added: 24th May 2016
Likely ID: Tulbaghia
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Cormous geophyte. tunics papery brown. leaves 5, 12*0.5 cms, green, darker midrib. capsules 3 lobed.

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Unknown purple flower

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By: Sophie.C
Location: Kirstenbosch Research Centre
Observed: 4th March 2016
Added: 22nd April 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:1
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Umbellifera

Umbellifera
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Dwesa cottages
Observed: 10th March 2016
Added: 12th April 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Tulbaghia - HNR

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By: carina l
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Location: Helderberg Nature Reserve - below earth dam
Observed: 7th April 2016
Added: 11th April 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

A few mm of leaf just beginning to show at base of slender stem. About 20 cm high.

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Wild Garlic

Wild Garlic
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Morgans Bay - path Yellowwood Campsite to municipal dam
Observed: 6th March 2016
Added: 8th April 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Geelblom-monokotiel

P1410772, klein
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Location: Imbabala, Buffelsdrift
Observed: 2nd April 2016
Added: 4th April 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:2
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wild garlick

Wild garlick
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Location: Pauline Bohnen
Observed: 28th March 2016
Added: 28th March 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Pink geophyte

Jeans flower
By: Wendy Wiles
CREW (Southern Cape)Outramps
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Location: Franschhoek
Observed: 26th February 2016
Added: 26th February 2016
Identifications:4
Agreements:3
Comments:0
Description:

The plant was found in the 'wild' section of the property and relocated. It has a cluster of about 5 small elongated. bulbs and fleshy roots, the leaves are about 15cm long. The flower is the size of a R1 coin.

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Tulbaghia capensis

Tulbaghia capensis
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Aalwyndal
Observed: 19th February 2016
Added: 20th February 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Mauve Tulbaghia - Tsitsikamma

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By: carina l
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Location: tsitsikamma coast
Observed: 23rd December 2015
Added: 31st January 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

Smallish groups growing in shade near streams facing the coast. ID based on this obs http://www.ispotnature.org/node/768333 and the fact that the leaves are green and not glaucus as in T. violaceae var. violaceae.
Do both these species occur in the same area?

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Orange spike

Orange spike 2
By: Wendy Wiles
CREW (Southern Cape)Outramps
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Location: Linda's Place
Observed: 28th January 2016
Added: 28th January 2016
Identifications:3
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

The flower spike was +- 20cm, there was one long thin dry leaf attached.

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Garlic of the Sea

Tulbaghia maritima - Stormsriver 01
By: adriaan_grobler
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersFriends of Van Stadens
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Location: Waterfall Trail, Stormsriver Mouth, EC
Observed: 31st December 2015
Added: 15th January 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:4
Description:

Locally common among rocks in forested areas close to the sea shore. At least 30 individuals counted along the trail. No immediate threats evident, although trampling by passing hikers might be a concern.

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Garlic?

IG4_6866
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Location: Pretoria National Botanical Garden
Observed: 9th December 2015
Added: 11th December 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Approx. 25cm high, growing in the medicinal plants section of the botanical garden

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Flower & Skipper

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: GRBG
Observed: 9th December 2015
Added: 10th December 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

I know it as wild garlic

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Onion Weed (Joubertinia)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Joubertinia - Wab
Observed: 26th November 2015
Added: 7th December 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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JC21

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Location: Mariepskop
Observed: 26th August 2015
Added: 3rd December 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:4
Description:

Very small, inflorescence maybe 10cm in height, in partial shade inside a small clump of scrub.

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Wild Garlic

Tulbaghia acutiloba
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Location: Eldoraigne
Observed: 30th November 2015
Added: 30th November 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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False Onion

False Onion
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Fairways Park - Fairways
Observed: 25th October 2015
Added: 30th October 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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False Onion

False Onion
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Fairways Park - Fairways
Observed: 25th October 2015
Added: 30th October 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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White flower

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By: sue marsden
Cola ConservancySedgefield Island Conservancy
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Location: Sedgefield Island
Observed: 24th October 2015
Added: 28th October 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Flower visited by butterfly

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: GRBG
Observed: 19th October 2015
Added: 25th October 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Tulbaghia spp.

Tulbaghia violacea
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Location: NMMU Nature Reserve
Observed: 30th September 2015
Added: 30th September 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

leaves are long, narrow, strap-like and slightly fleshy. flower are pinkish mauve, long stalk.

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Uintjie

P1320842, klein
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Location: Waterkloof
Observed: 25th September 2015
Added: 27th September 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

Hierdie plante slaan vanself op in beddings. Blomme vou saans toe.

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Three-angle Garlic

Three-angle Garlic
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Upper Kloof Road to Kloof Neck
Observed: 13th September 2015
Added: 20th September 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Three-angle Garlic

Three-angle Garlic
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Upper Kloof Road to Kloof Neck
Observed: 13th September 2015
Added: 20th September 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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