Observations in the Genus: Asparagus

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Asparagus retrofractus

Asparagus retrofractus
By: Nicky vB
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsSea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSeaweed AtlasSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Koetzerskraal
Observed: 13th May 2016
Added: 5th June 2016
Identifications:1
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Asparagus mucronatus

Asparagus mucronatus
By: Nicky vB
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsSea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSeaweed AtlasSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Koetzerskraal
Observed: 13th May 2016
Added: 5th June 2016
Identifications:1
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Asparagus capensis

 Asparagus capensis
By: Nicky vB
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsSea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSeaweed AtlasSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Koetzerskraal
Observed: 13th May 2016
Added: 5th June 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Asparagus rubicundus

Asparagus rubicundus150507 50SH Boskloof
By: jillblignaut
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamProtea Atlas Project
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Location: Langeberg Survey: 50SH Catchment West of Stonehaven
Observed: 15th May 2007
Added: 4th June 2016
Identifications:1
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Asparagus aethiopcus

Asparagus aethiopcus.150507 36SH Stonehaven wld area
By: jillblignaut
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamProtea Atlas Project
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Location: Langeberg Survey: 36SH Stonehaven cottage
Observed: 14th May 2007
Added: 3rd June 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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White stem Asparagus

ispot asp
By: Richard Adcock
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered Wildflowers
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Location: Melton Wold
Observed: 25th May 2016
Added: 31st May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Asparagus

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Location: Rooiberg - Western Cape
Observed: 27th April 2016
Added: 29th May 2016
Likely ID: Asparagus
Identifications:1
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Asparagus

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Location: Rooiberg - Western Cape
Observed: 27th April 2016
Added: 29th May 2016
Likely ID: Asparagus
Identifications:1
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Asparagus

Asparagus sp IMG_4773_resize
By: Outrampsjenny
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersGarden Route Botanical GardenOutrampsProtea Atlas Project
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Location: South western side of Perdepoort
Observed: 20th May 2016
Added: 29th May 2016
Likely ID: Asparagus
Identifications:1
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Asparagus Carnarvon

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Location: Carnarvon Experimental Farm
Observed: 11th May 2016
Added: 23rd May 2016
Likely ID: Asparagus
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Asparagus

Asparagus
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Location: Pauline Bohnen
Observed: 21st May 2016
Added: 22nd May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
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Asparagus sp nov

Asparagus sp nov
By: Nick Helme
Botanical Society of South AfricaProtea Atlas Project
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Location: Verlatenkloof Pass, s facing cliffs
Observed: 18th May 2016
Added: 21st May 2016
Likely ID: Asparagus
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

to be described as A secalemontanum by S Burrows, who is revising the genus; seemingly a Roggeveld endemic, with few collections; restricted to cool, upper slopes, often in deep shade; capable of forming large patches; very spiny and rigid

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Wag-'n-bietjie in Full Bloom

SAM_1366 (2)
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Location: Christie Prins Trail
Observed: 17th May 2016
Added: 20th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

A freshly sprouted wag-'n-bietjie (area burned earlier in the year) covere in white flowers and flower buds.

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Flowering Asparagus bush found in Addo

FLOWERING BUSH FOUND IN ADDO
By: petergiddy
Location: ADDO ELEPHANT NATIONAL PARK
Observed: 8th May 2016
Added: 15th May 2016
Likely ID: Asparagus
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
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Strandveld Creeper

Strandveld creeper
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Location: Rietvlei, Milnerton
Observed: 9th May 2016
Added: 10th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Nasty Plant

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By: Christopher Whi...
Botanical Society of South AfricaHermanus Botanical Society
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Location: Phillipskop Mountain Reserve
Observed: 3rd May 2016
Added: 9th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
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Asparagus

Asparagus AvZ_1141
By: Cape Ash
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersOutramps
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Location: Farm Fourteen
Observed: 12th April 2016
Added: 9th May 2016
Likely ID: Asparagus
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Thorny white Xmas tree?

Obs 2 May - Plant 1
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Location: Rooikat Trail, Vrolijkheid Nature Reserve
Observed: 2nd May 2016
Added: 8th May 2016
Likely ID: Asparagus
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

2 different trees observed a week apart, the 1st one with new leaves just coming out, the 2nd one with fresh new foliage

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Asparagus aethiopicus

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Location: Greyton Nature Reserve, Chicken Rock
Observed: 1st May 2016
Added: 7th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:1
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Asparagus rubicundus

Asparagus rubicundus 1
By: Mikhaila Gordon
Crew (Cape Peninsula)Senior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Rhenostervlei Farm
Observed: 5th May 2016
Added: 6th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Asparagus (Kamies)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
Cape NatureCrustacean AtlasGarden Route Botanical GardenProtea Atlas ProjectSeaKeysSouth African National Parks
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Location: Kamieshoogte Pass (2)
Observed: 22nd March 2016
Added: 5th May 2016
Identifications:3
Agreements:3
Comments:4
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Asparagus lignosus

Asparagus lignosus 1
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Location: piketberg
Observed: 27th April 2016
Added: 3rd May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Asparagus sp

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Location: Grootfontein ADI, Middelburg EC
Observed: 12th April 2016
Added: 29th April 2016
Likely ID: Asparagus
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Heads of tiny 5-petalled flowers

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Location: Krans Nature Reserve, McGregor
Observed: 25th April 2016
Added: 25th April 2016
Identifications:3
Agreements:1
Comments:4
Description:

Sub-habitat: Robertson Karoo
Just about the only flower to be seen in the krans at the moment apart from the odd, lone oxalis

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Asparagus

Asparagus
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Location: Skulpiesbay NR
Observed: 24th April 2016
Added: 24th April 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Flowering bush

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Location: J.P. Briers Louw Nature Reserve
Observed: 23rd August 2014
Added: 21st April 2016
Likely ID: Asparagus ovatus
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Dense Asparagus

Dense 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: Wild Coast Trail: Mgazi to Mbazwa Rivers - beach walks
Observed: 14th March 2016
Added: 19th April 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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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: Wild Coast Trail: Gxwaleni to Ntloloba Rivers beach
Observed: 14th March 2016
Added: 15th April 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Unbeknown

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Location: Setlaarspark, Port Elizabeth
Observed: 7th April 2016
Added: 8th April 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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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: Morgans Bay to Kei River Mouth
Observed: 6th March 2016
Added: 6th April 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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