Observations in the Genus: Asparagus

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Asparagus

Asparagus
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Location: Bronkhorstspruit
Observed: 27th December 2016
Added: 11th February 2017
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Delightful low level creeper

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By: StevenJon
Location: Millstream Farm Dullstroom
Observed: 28th December 2015
Added: 11th February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
Description:

Found growing in the rocky outcrop thickets at high altitude +/-1950-2000 m a.s.l.

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Which Asparagus?

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By: Stevo
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersSouth African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Swartdam, east slope, Porseleinberg, Riebeek-Kasteel
Observed: 23rd August 2016
Added: 7th February 2017
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Redstem Asparagus

Redstem Asparagus
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
Plants expert
Location: Phillipskop Waterfall trail Picnic Tree
Observed: 22nd October 2016
Added: 21st January 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Creeping Asparagus

Creeping Asparagus
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: Kalabaskraal E N7 twixt old road and railroad
Observed: 10th October 2016
Added: 18th January 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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where are your thorns ?

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By: PetraBroddle
Crew (Cape Peninsula)
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Location: Swartdam, east slope, Porseleinberg, Riebeek Kasteel
Observed: 27th August 2016
Added: 17th January 2017
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Holding me back ...

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By: PetraBroddle
Crew (Cape Peninsula)
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Location: Swartdam, east slope, Porseleinberg, Riebeek Kasteel
Observed: 27th August 2016
Added: 17th January 2017
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Asparagus denudatus

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By: Nick Helme
Botanical Society of South AfricaProtea Atlas Project
Plants expert
Location: Elandsberg; NE cliffs
Observed: 13th December 2016
Added: 9th January 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

good name, as totally leafless; glaucous; sprawling on edge of dolerite scree; rare

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Asparagus ramosissima

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By: Nick Helme
Botanical Society of South AfricaProtea Atlas Project
Plants expert
Location: Elandsberg, n of Kliplaat R, s slope, 1
Observed: 12th December 2016
Added: 9th January 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

no spines; south facing slopes nr stream; scrambling

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Asparagus

Asparagus
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: Baywest Mall Offset
Observed: 27th July 2016
Added: 6th January 2017
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Asparagus (7 Passes)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
Cape NatureCrustacean AtlasGarden Route Botanical GardenProtea Atlas ProjectSeaKeysSouth African National Parks
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Location: 7 Passes (1)
Observed: 29th December 2016
Added: 31st December 2016
Likely ID: Asparagus
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Asparagus species

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By: Watinyoka
Location: Kempiana Nature Reserve
Observed: 30th December 2016
Added: 31st December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Asparagus species scrambling among trees in mixed woodland. Very spiny stems.

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Asparagus

Asparagus
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: Bracken Nature Reserve
Observed: 6th December 2016
Added: 31st December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Asparagus densiflorus juvenile branch

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By: Roddy Ward
Botanical Society of South AfricaSouth African Association of BotanistsWildlife and Environmental Society of South Africa
Plants expert
Location: Durban Manor Gardens
Observed: 28th December 2003
Added: 1st December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

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Asparagus densiflorus flower side view

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By: Roddy Ward
Botanical Society of South AfricaSouth African Association of BotanistsWildlife and Environmental Society of South Africa
Plants expert
Location: Durban Manor Gardens
Observed: 15th January 2011
Added: 1st December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

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Asparagus densiflorus branchlet with inflorescence

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By: Roddy Ward
Botanical Society of South AfricaSouth African Association of BotanistsWildlife and Environmental Society of South Africa
Plants expert
Location: Durban Manor Gardens
Observed: 15th January 2011
Added: 1st December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

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Asparagus densiflorus branchlet with buds

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By: Roddy Ward
Botanical Society of South AfricaSouth African Association of BotanistsWildlife and Environmental Society of South Africa
Plants expert
Location: Durban Manor Gardens
Observed: 15th January 2011
Added: 1st December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

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Asparagus densiflorus branch distal end

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By: Roddy Ward
Botanical Society of South AfricaSouth African Association of BotanistsWildlife and Environmental Society of South Africa
Plants expert
Location: Durban Manor Gardens
Observed: 28th December 2003
Added: 1st December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

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Asparagus densiflorus

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By: Roddy Ward
Botanical Society of South AfricaSouth African Association of BotanistsWildlife and Environmental Society of South Africa
Plants expert
Location: Durban Manor Gardens
Observed: 23rd December 2006
Added: 1st December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

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Asparagus densiflorus

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By: Roddy Ward
Botanical Society of South AfricaSouth African Association of BotanistsWildlife and Environmental Society of South Africa
Plants expert
Location: Durban Manor Gardens
Observed: 4th December 2004
Added: 1st December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

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Asparagus densiflorus branch

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By: Roddy Ward
Botanical Society of South AfricaSouth African Association of BotanistsWildlife and Environmental Society of South Africa
Plants expert
Location: Durban Manor Gardens
Observed: 28th December 2003
Added: 1st December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

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Asparagus densiflorus flowering branchlet

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By: Roddy Ward
Botanical Society of South AfricaSouth African Association of BotanistsWildlife and Environmental Society of South Africa
Plants expert
Location: Durban Manor Gardens
Observed: 30th November 2004
Added: 1st December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

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Asparagus plumosus flowering branch tip upper surface view

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By: Roddy Ward
Botanical Society of South AfricaSouth African Association of BotanistsWildlife and Environmental Society of South Africa
Plants expert
Location: Durban Manor Gardens
Observed: 13th March 2006
Added: 1st December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:1
Description:

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Asparagus densiflorus flower face

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By: Roddy Ward
Botanical Society of South AfricaSouth African Association of BotanistsWildlife and Environmental Society of South Africa
Plants expert
Location: Durban Manor Gardens
Observed: 15th January 2011
Added: 1st December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

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densiflorus twig as mini-Christmas tree

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By: Roddy Ward
Botanical Society of South AfricaSouth African Association of BotanistsWildlife and Environmental Society of South Africa
Plants expert
Location: Durban Manor Gardens
Observed: 11th January 2008
Added: 1st December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

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Asparagus course

Asparagus course
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
Plants expert
Location: Zaaihoek Wakkerstroom
Observed: 23rd November 2016
Added: 29th November 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:6
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Asparagus fine

Asparagus fine
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
Plants expert
Location: Zaaihoek Wakkerstroom
Observed: 23rd November 2016
Added: 28th November 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:1
Description:

growing beneathe hedgerow

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Asparagus

Asparagus cladodes
By: Hanneke HawkesHanneke Hawkes’s reputation in PlantsHanneke Hawkes’s reputation in Plants
Location: Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, Newlands, Cape Town, South Africa
Observed: 21st November 2016
Added: 22nd November 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Asparagus capensis

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By: Alison Young
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered Wildflowers
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Location: Richtersveld
Observed: 20th August 2016
Added: 19th November 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:2
Description:

One of three different species of Asparagus seen in the Richtersveld. Growing in rock cracks or on rocky ground.

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Asparagus

Asparagus Mthatha (2)
By: Mavourneen
South African National Biodiversity Institute
Plants expert
Location: Mthatha, Walter Sisulu University campus
Observed: 17th November 2016
Added: 18th November 2016
Likely ID: Asparagus
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

dense shrub about 1.5 m2

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