Observations in the Family: Boraginaceae

Common Name: Borages or Waterleaf

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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Lake Lyndhurst Species List

CREW Lake Lyndhurst 2015/02/25

Data Deficient - Taxonomically Problematic

Common Names	Vergeet-my-nie (a)
National Status
Keywords: BORAGINACEAE;CREW;DDT;Dicotyledons;Indigenous;Least Concern;Myosotis;Myosotis semiamplexicaulis
By: PeterRWarren
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMidlands Conservancies Forum
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Location: Lake Lyndhurst
Observed: 25th February 2017
Added: 11th March 2017
Identifications:1
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CREW Lake Lyndhurst 2015/02/25

Data Deficient - Taxonomically Problematic. Common Names Vergeet-my-nie / Forget-me-not

BORAGINACEAE, CREW, DDT, Dicotyledons, Indigenous, Least Concern, Myosotis, Myosotis semiamplexicaulis

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Curses!

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By: Fynbosphil
Botanical Society of South AfricaEarly Detection Rapid Response Unit SANBIFriends of Kenilworth Race CourseFriends of the Liesbeek
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Location: Deer Park
Observed: 16th October 2015
Added: 10th March 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Mow me!

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By: Fynbosphil
Botanical Society of South AfricaEarly Detection Rapid Response Unit SANBIFriends of Kenilworth Race CourseFriends of the Liesbeek
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Location: Keysers View
Observed: 20th September 2016
Added: 9th March 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Just waiting for the mowers to kindly pick up the seeds and move them all over Cape Town

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We're cursed!

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By: Fynbosphil
Botanical Society of South AfricaEarly Detection Rapid Response Unit SANBIFriends of Kenilworth Race CourseFriends of the Liesbeek
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Location: Keysers View
Observed: 20th September 2016
Added: 9th March 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Eyebright

Eyebright
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: Great Seacow Gat 3125_2610
Observed: 23rd February 2017
Added: 9th March 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Sticky balls

Sticky balls
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: Great Seacow Gat 3125_2610
Observed: 23rd February 2017
Added: 8th March 2017
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:1
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Not a Crossberry

Not a Crossberry
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: Rockcliffe 3255-2525
Observed: 21st February 2017
Added: 2nd March 2017
Identifications:1
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Lobostemon strigosus

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Location: Swellendam
Observed: 23rd February 2017
Added: 2nd March 2017
Identifications:1
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Lobostemon gracilis

Lobo gracilis
By: Nick Helme
Botanical Society of South AfricaProtea Atlas Project
Plants expert
Location: Riviersonderend Mts; Jonaskop rd, 980m flats
Observed: 15th February 2017
Added: 21st February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Description:

to 80cm, about 50 plts in 5ha sandy vlakte; no evident threats; veld >20yrs old; endemic to an area between here Robertson and Worcester

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High-altitude flowers

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By: Sishozonke
BirdLife South Africa
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Location: Malingoaneng
Observed: 31st January 2017
Added: 20th February 2017
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
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Description:

very beautiful!!!

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Paterson's curse

Flower
By: PeterRWarren
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMidlands Conservancies Forum
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Location: The Bend near Nottingham Rd
Observed: 29th January 2017
Added: 16th February 2017
Identifications:2
Agreements:4
Comments:0
Description:

CREW 2017/01/29 The Bend

Growing on the path and uprooted by land owner. 0nly one seen. Another example of challenges faced by land owner especially in the lower reaches where there is considerable land degradation.

Ref Bromilow p246

Alien, CREW, Cara 1, Echium plantagineum, Nemba 1b, BORAGINACEAE

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Heliotrop

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By: WolfRoland
Lepidopterists' Society of Africa
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Location: Waterberg D2512
Observed: 21st January 2017
Added: 15th February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Found in a vegetable garden at Constatia Village Shopping Centre

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By: TristanDuthie
Location: Constantia Village, Cape Town
Observed: 1st February 2017
Added: 13th February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Description:

Purple Flower

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Unknown blue flowering plant

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By: StevenJon
Location: Millstream Farm Dullstroom
Observed: 7th February 2016
Added: 11th February 2017
Identifications:1
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Eightsdaystoheathbush

Eightsdaystoheathbush
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Waterval - Waterfall trail above pools to above waterfall on summit
Observed: 7th August 2016
Added: 10th February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Found in a school field

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By: TristanDuthie
Location: City Centre, Cape Town
Observed: 2nd February 2017
Added: 2nd February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Mauve alien groundcover good for butterflies

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By: Bushboy
BirdLife South AfricaSeaKeys
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Location: Margate Airport
Observed: 23rd January 2017
Added: 25th January 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:2
Description:

Low-growing in mowed grass beside roadway. Suspected alien.

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Mountain Eightdaystohealthbush

Mountain Eightdaystohealthbush
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: Phillipskop Waterfall trail at reception
Observed: 22nd October 2016
Added: 20th January 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Lobostemon trichotomus ...

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By: Brian KD2
Custodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersEastern Cape Parks & Tourism AgencyGlenwood House SchoolOutrampsSea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSeaKeys GOLDSeaweed Atlas
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Location: Wuppertal-Eselbank Pass
Observed: 10th September 2016
Added: 12th January 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Small shrub covered with white flowers

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By: The Bate's
Entomological Society of Southern AfricaSeaKeys
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Location: Olifantshoek
Observed: 8th January 2017
Added: 8th January 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:2
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Blue Cynoglossum

Cynoglossum austro-africanum (1)
By: Jan-Hendrik
Botanical Society of South AfricaSouth African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Blesbok Loop, Golden Gate Highlands National Park
Observed: 2nd January 2017
Added: 8th January 2017
Identifications:1
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Patersons Curse

Patersons Curse
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: 1st January 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Eightdaystohealthbush

Eightdaystohealthbush
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:0
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Lithospermum papillosum

Lithospermum papillosum
By: Nick Helme
Botanical Society of South AfricaProtea Atlas Project
Plants expert
Location: Elandsberg, nw rocks
Observed: 13th December 2016
Added: 31st December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Description:

to 30cm, on dolerite, rocky areas

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Patersons Curse

Patersons Curse
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
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Codon royenii

Codon royenii
By: AUDISSOU
Succulent Society of South Africa
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Location: Umdaus
Observed: 15th September 2008
Added: 29th December 2016
Likely ID: Codon royenii
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Deurmekaarbos

P1460691, klein
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Location: Skeerpoort
Observed: 26th December 2016
Added: 27th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

Oral met vrugte, anders as vorige jare

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Boraginaceae

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By: Mavourneen
South African National Biodiversity Institute
Plants expert
Location: Pietermaritzburg, Town Hill
Observed: 26th December 2016
Added: 26th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Description:

Herb c. 20 cm high, forming clumps in the grass.

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Unknown potential weed

Unknown potential weed
By: ClivebromPlants expert
Location: KZN
Observed: 5th December 2016
Added: 12th December 2016
Likely ID: Echium
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Herb

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Purple Weed

Purple Weed
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Pretoria National Botanical Garden
Observed: 27th November 2016
Added: 4th December 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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