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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Lobostemon paniculatis

Lobostemon paniculatis
By: jillblignaut
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamProtea Atlas Project
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Location: Langeberg Mountain Survey: 11DKR
Observed: 1st September 2014
Added: 31st January 2016
Identifications:1
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Echium candicans

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Location: Simon's Town
Observed: 3rd December 2015
Added: 24th January 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Wegerichblättriger Natternkopf

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By: Rolf T BorlinghausRolf T Borlinghaus’s reputation in PlantsRolf T Borlinghaus’s reputation in PlantsRolf T Borlinghaus’s reputation in PlantsRolf T Borlinghaus’s reputation in Plants
Location: Bothasig
Observed: 29th November 2015
Added: 21st January 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
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Endemic Boraginaceae (Cape Provinces)

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Location: Tygerberg
Observed: 4th December 2015
Added: 11th January 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Echium plantagineum (Pattersons Curse)

Echium plantagineum (Pattersons Curse)
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: Fynbos Nature Reserve, Robberg Corridor
Observed: 23rd November 2012
Added: 4th January 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
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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: San Sebastian inland trail
Observed: 26th December 2015
Added: 1st January 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Description:

Unburned patch in young veld about 10 months

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Lithospermum papillosum

Lithospermum papillosum
By: Nick Helme
Botanical Society of South AfricaProtea Atlas Project
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Location: Cata Ridge 1700m
Observed: 8th December 2015
Added: 26th December 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

fairly common above 1600m, to 20cm

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weedy ?Boraginaceae

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By: Mavourneen
South African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Pietermaritzburg, Msundusi Hospice
Observed: 23rd December 2015
Added: 23rd December 2015
Identifications:3
Agreements:0
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Description:

Erect herb c. 30 cm high, fruits clinging like crazy to clothes.

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Burnet @ Ehretia

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Location: Hippo Pools Resort
Observed: 20th November 2015
Added: 13th December 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Description:

as the flowers were sparsely open, there were only a few Burnets on this plant; leaves and especially peduncles quite hairy

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Paterson's curse (Joubertinia)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Joubertinia - Wab
Observed: 26th November 2015
Added: 7th December 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:7
Comments:1
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Deurmekaarbos

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Location: Mokopane
Observed: 1st December 2015
Added: 2nd December 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
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Red Lobostemon

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By: vynbos
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Location: Jonkershoek 10km Loop, Cape Winelands
Observed: 28th November 2015
Added: 28th November 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:5
Description:

I thought there was only one red one, L.sanguineus, found in De Hoop.

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Purple Lobostemon

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By: vynbos
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Location: Lions Head Path, Signal Hill
Observed: 7th November 2015
Added: 17th November 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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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: Bel Ombre Meadow
Observed: 7th November 2015
Added: 12th November 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Lobostemon fruticosus

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By: outramps
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Location: Vermaakskloof en route to Kammanassieberg Day 1
Observed: 2nd October 2015
Added: 10th November 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
Description:

Resprouter

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Lobostemon marlothii ...

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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: After Great escape from Grootkarookloof, Baviaanskloof
Observed: 10th September 2015
Added: 5th November 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

seeder

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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: Swartruggens Pass
Observed: 22nd October 2015
Added: 3rd November 2015
Likely ID: Lobostemon
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Urban Aliens - Patterson's Curse

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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: Urban aliens - Philadelphia
Observed: 29th October 2015
Added: 2nd November 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Salvation Jane

Salvation Jane
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: Fairways Park - Fairways
Observed: 25th October 2015
Added: 30th October 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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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: Fairways Park - Fairways
Observed: 25th October 2015
Added: 29th October 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Lobostemon fruticosus ...

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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: End of Jeep track up to Sipoonkop
Observed: 6th September 2015
Added: 29th October 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

Resprouter

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Eightdaystohealth Bush

Eightdaystohealth Bush
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Table mountain below Tafelberg Road below Oppelskop
Observed: 4th October 2015
Added: 26th October 2015
Likely ID: Lobostemon
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Anchusa variations

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Location: Reservoir Road
Observed: 11th October 2015
Added: 25th October 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

This batch of Anchusas was not sure, which colour suited it best, choices between shades of purple, pure white and blue were made by the plants

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Deurmekaarbos (Nkonkobe)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Nkonkobe
Observed: 6th October 2015
Added: 24th October 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Eightdayhealthbush

Eightdayhealthbush
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: Driekuilen: road to Rietkloof
Observed: 11th October 2015
Added: 24th October 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Eightdayhealth Bush

Eightdayhealth Bush
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Driekuilen: Rietkloof walk to pools from end of road
Observed: 11th October 2015
Added: 21st October 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Blue bell flowers

Blue bell flowers
By: anand.pillay
Location: Kirstenbosch
Observed: 14th October 2015
Added: 20th October 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:1
Description:

These little blue flowers appear on a stalk about 50 cm above the ground. The plant has green long foliage at the base.

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Lobo

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By: Richard Adcock
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered Wildflowers
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Location: Piketberg
Observed: 14th October 2015
Added: 19th October 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Lobostemon fruticosus

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By: outramps
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Location: Rooiberg Pass
Observed: 3rd September 2015
Added: 16th October 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Resprouting in exquisite shades of pink and blue

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Eightdaysbush

Eightdaysbush
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: summit track from poplars Driekuilen
Observed: 10th October 2015
Added: 15th October 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:2
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