Observations in the Genus: Asparagus

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West Coast Asparagus

West Coast Asparagus
By: magrietb
Custodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersLepidopterists' Society of AfricaSpider Club of South Africa
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Location: Namakwa National Park
Observed: 4th December 2013
Added: 6th January 2014
Identifications:1
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Asparagus already in fruit

Asparagus already in fruit
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: Middagberg plateau Kleindrakenstein Mtns FR584
Observed: 13th October 2013
Added: 5th January 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

Oh the glorious spring after a fire!

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Asparagus

CIMG4405 (2)
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Location: 30, Deining Street
Observed: 30th December 2013
Added: 31st December 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

small rounded shrub with some branches extending further away, up to 2m, but generally rounded and low growing bushy

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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)OutrampsSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Red Mountains
Observed: 14th May 2011
Added: 30th December 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

Climbing plant

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Asparagus

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By: qgrobler
Eastern Cape Parks & Tourism Agency
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Location: Mazeppa Bay
Observed: 29th December 2013
Added: 29th December 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Fairy asparagus

IMG_9999 A declinatus
By: Caroline Voget
Botanical Society of South AfricaFriends of Meadowridge Common
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Location: Contour Path, below Oppelskop, Devils Paek
Observed: 29th December 2013
Added: 29th December 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Description:

Dainty asparagus twining around bushes on Devils Peak Contour Path

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Asparagus declinatus

 Asparagus declinatus
By: Nicky vB
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Robinson Pass in the Outeniqua Mountains
Observed: 29th November 2013
Added: 16th December 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Scrambling plant.

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Asparagus sp

Asparagus sp_1110_2
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Location: Minwater farm
Observed: 21st October 2011
Added: 10th December 2013
Likely ID: Asparagus
Identifications:2
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: Namaqua Fur Seal Colony Trail
Observed: 5th September 2013
Added: 10th December 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Katbos

P1130738, klein
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Location: 0A, Kameeldrift Road
Observed: 7th December 2013
Added: 9th December 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:1
Description:

Katbos with short brushy cladodes. Easily distinguished from two other species seen here. Not exactly the laricinus, suaveolens, transvaalensis or angusticladus that I know, but suaveolens comes closest.

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Asparagus (5)

Asparagus (5)
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Location: R99, Krugersdorp
Observed: 5th December 2012
Added: 23rd November 2013
Likely ID: Asparagus
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Angulated branch

P1080373
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Location: 1509, Duine St
Observed: 16th November 2013
Added: 23rd November 2013
Likely ID: Asparagus
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:1
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Rigid asparagus - Montagu WCape

Rigid asparagus - Montagu WCape
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Location: Plateau Ouberg, Montagu WCape
Observed: 15th November 2013
Added: 21st November 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
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Asparagus africanus

 Asparagus africanus
By: Nicky vB
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: 3 Valleyen
Observed: 8th November 2013
Added: 17th November 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Asparagus

Asparagus flavicaulis (id Bester specimen)
By: Cassine
South African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Pretoria NBG
Observed: 5th November 2013
Added: 13th November 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Asparagus africanus

Asparagus africanus
By: Nicky vB
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Road North of N2
Observed: 3rd November 2013
Added: 7th November 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Shrub with green stems with short, reddish spines. Recently harvested plantation.

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Asparagus striatus ...

Asparagus striatus
By: Brian KD2
Custodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersEastern Cape Parks & Tourism AgencyGlenwood House SchoolOutrampsSea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSeaKeys GOLD
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Location: Steering se Kloof, Matjiesvlei
Observed: 27th October 2013
Added: 2nd November 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements: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: track s of Helskloof Pass summit
Observed: 3rd September 2013
Added: 21st October 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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: near 2km n Helskloof Pass summit
Observed: 3rd September 2013
Added: 21st October 2013
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Asparagus in KNR

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By: Joan Faiola
BirdLife South AfricaBotanical Society of South AfricaSpider Club of South AfricaSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Klipriviersberg Nature Reserve
Observed: 20th October 2013
Added: 21st October 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Vine?

Vine on door frame [1]
By: _Julio
Location: Johannesburg south
Observed: 20th October 2013
Added: 21st October 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:7
Description:

I have this climber together with my wax flower climber on my front door.
Name, please?
It is also growing well around my mulberry tree - should I remove it?

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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: Rooiberg ascent
Observed: 1st September 2013
Added: 19th October 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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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)OutrampsSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Kouga Wildernis
Observed: 4th October 2013
Added: 17th October 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Asparagus striatus

 Asparagus striatus
By: Nicky vB
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Kouga Wildernis
Observed: 4th October 2013
Added: 17th October 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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IMG_3356

IMG_3356
By: Chris Walker
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: 13, Hoog St
Observed: 12th October 2013
Added: 15th October 2013
Likely ID: Asparagus
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

prostrate shrub -

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Asparagus - March and October 2013

Asparagus - 23 Mar 2013
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Location: R323, Laingsburg
Observed: 23rd March 2013
Added: 15th October 2013
Likely ID: Asparagus
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Asparagus striatus ...

Asparagus striatus 1.1
By: Brian KD2
Custodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersEastern Cape Parks & Tourism AgencyGlenwood House SchoolOutrampsSea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSeaKeys GOLD
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Location: Gamka Eco and Olive Estate
Observed: 12th October 2013
Added: 15th October 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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red berries

red berries
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Location: 37, Versfeld St
Observed: 10th October 2013
Added: 15th October 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

fruits of Asparagus

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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: Lucerne Akkedisberg
Observed: 28th September 2013
Added: 12th October 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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
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Location: Lucerne Akkedisberg
Observed: 28th September 2013
Added: 11th October 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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