Observations in the Family: Alliaceae

Common Name: Garlics

Showing all observations that have a likely ID using the The South African National Biodiversity Institute's southern African Species Dictionary

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Wild Garlic

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Location: Mount Sheba
Observed: 16th November 2016
Added: 4th December 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
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Description:

Butterfly was visiting some garden flowers (definitely not wild plants).

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New bulb planted out

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: GRBG
Observed: 21st November 2016
Added: 22nd November 2016
Identifications:1
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Three-angle Garlic

Three-angle Garlic
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Price Drive
Observed: 21st September 2016
Added: 14th November 2016
Identifications:1
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Description:

Burned April 2015

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Three-angle Garlic

Three-angle Garlic
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Price Drive
Observed: 21st September 2016
Added: 14th November 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Description:

Burned April 2015

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Three-angle Garlic

Three-angle Garlic
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Price Drive
Observed: 21st September 2016
Added: 14th November 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
Description:

Burned April 2015

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Amaryllidacaea family, species?

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Location: UmPhafa Private Nature Reserve
Observed: 11th November 2016
Added: 12th November 2016
Likely ID: Tulbaghia
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Tulbaghia

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Location: Mt Shannon Forestry Estate
Observed: 11th November 2012
Added: 28th October 2016
Likely ID: Tulbaghia
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Annual burning, moderate to heavy grazing, steep slope - wet

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False Garlic Weed (Nothoscordum gracile)

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Location: 35, Vigne St
Observed: 24th October 2016
Added: 24th October 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Drimia

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By: NGEMA
Location: Heyfields, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
Observed: 21st October 2016
Added: 23rd October 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Long leaves and thick stalk that hold dense head of white inflorescence in a waterlogged area.

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white flower

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By: noxolonoxolo’s reputation in Plants
Location: champerdown
Observed: 22nd October 2016
Added: 23rd October 2016
Likely ID: Nothoscordum
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

flower have entire margins in the leaves with clustered petals towards the ends of the stem. white in color with yellowish stamens.

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Purple inflorescence

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Location: hayfileds
Observed: 19th September 2016
Added: 22nd October 2016
Likely ID: Tulbaghia
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

flowers are clustered on top of the stem
flowers are tubular, joined at the bottom and separated at the top and recurved
Long leaves with vertical veins

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Tulbaghia

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Location: Faberhill Cottages
Observed: 6th November 2012
Added: 18th October 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

Heavily-grazed grassland, with rocky outcrops, near man-made dam.

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Pretty weed

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Location: Welgemoed
Observed: 16th October 2016
Added: 16th October 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Mountain Wild Garlic

Inflorescence
By: PeterRWarren
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMidlands Conservancies Forum
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Location: Lake Lyndhurst
Observed: 13th October 2016
Added: 14th October 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:1
Description:

Mountain Wild Garlic (Tulbaghia montana)

Growing in an outcrop of rocks in the soil between. Very common in this small area. Inflorescence hanging down.

Closest species in Pooley:KZN P92 is Tulbaghia leucantha which is an ID supported by photographs of similar flowers by Grant and by Grieve agreed to by a number of plant experts.

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Yellow turban

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By: Linkie
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Location: Hantam National Botanical Garden
Observed: 5th September 2016
Added: 6th October 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Description:

About 25cm tall with strap leaves. Smells of onion. Flowers nodding with yellow uniform band.

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Free State spindly brown

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By: sallyslak
Botanical Society of South Africa
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Location: Smithfield dirt road
Observed: 26th September 2016
Added: 4th October 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:2
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Tulbaghia

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Location: iMpendle Nature Reserve
Observed: 23rd January 2009
Added: 29th September 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

Moribund grassland in nature reserve, rocky outcrops, topographic position: midslope / ridge.

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First of many spring flowers :)

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Location: UmPhafa Private Nature Reserve
Observed: 16th September 2016
Added: 16th September 2016
Likely ID: Tulbaghia (P)
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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blue stars

blue stars
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Location: Azalia Road, Stillbay-West
Observed: 27th August 2016
Added: 4th September 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

small bulbous plant with water-blue stars about 6 cm high. Flowers 2 cm diameter, grasslike leaves, mat-forming

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Tulbaghia

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Location: Good Hope Forestry Estate
Observed: 21st January 2008
Added: 26th August 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Tulbaghia simmleri

Tulbaghia simmleri
By: hbutler
Observed: 21st August 2016
Added: 21st August 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
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:5
Comments:0
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Garlic plant

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By: Richard Adcock
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered Wildflowers
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Location: North of Rooiberg, Robertson
Observed: 29th July 2016
Added: 3rd August 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Kleinmond blommetjies

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By: magrietb
Custodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersLepidopterists' Society of AfricaSeaKeys
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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:4
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
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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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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