Observations in the Family: Brassicaceae

Common Name: Cabbages

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Mustart

Mustart
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Block A17 Tokai Park - Core site
Observed: 14th September 2006
Added: 16th June 2015
Identifications:1
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Hairy helio

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By: sallyslak
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Location: Pauline Bohnen NR
Observed: 22nd May 2015
Added: 7th June 2015
Identifications:2
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Heliophila, growing on limestone, Cape Point - 2006

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By: marlandza
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Location: Table Mountain National Park, Cape of Good Hope (Venus Pool)
Observed: 14th September 2006
Added: 4th June 2015
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Growing on a rocky ledge on an east facing slope.

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Heliophyla rigidiuscula

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Location: Pine Valley, Plot 202
Observed: 26th November 2008
Added: 31st May 2015
Identifications:1
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Herb. Kiaat woodland/sourveld grassland.

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Heliophila scoparia

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Location: Greyton Nature Reserve, Maermanskloof
Observed: 28th May 2015
Added: 29th May 2015
Identifications:1
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MAUVE Heliophila, Silvermine - 2003

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By: marlandza
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Location: Table Mountain National Park, Silvermine west
Observed: 1st May 2003
Added: 27th May 2015
Identifications:2
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Another MAUVE Heliophila; I've trimmed the last picture to make it easier to see the leaves and fruit pods

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MAUVE Heliophila, Blackhill - 2003

Heliophila callosa BlackHill 2003-10-26
By: marlandza
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Location: Table Mountain National Park, Blackhill
Observed: 26th October 2003
Added: 26th May 2015
Identifications:2
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Another mauve Heliophila from the Cape Peninsula

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MAUVE Heliophila, Cape Point - 2009

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By: marlandza
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Location: Table Mountain National Park, Cape of Good Hope (Olifantsbos)
Observed: 7th January 2009
Added: 26th May 2015
Identifications:2
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Hoping to get an ID by a process of elimination.

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Heliophila, Cape Point - 2007, Oct

Heliophila-1 CP-LinkRdCnr 2007-10-31 024
By: marlandza
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Location: Table Mountain National Park, Cape of Good Hope (Link Road)
Observed: 31st October 2007
Added: 24th May 2015
Identifications:2
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Revisiting to see if there are any clues to the identity.
Previous visit was in August http://www.ispotnature.org/node/679857

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Heliophila, Cape Point - 2007 Aug

Heliophila diffusa CP-Link RdCnr 2007-08-18
By: marlandza
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Location: Table Mountain National Park, Cape of Good Hope (Link Road)
Observed: 19th August 2007
Added: 24th May 2015
Identifications:3
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Visited on the 18th and realised that I needed to get more pictures for an ID but the next day it rained -
Still no wiser, so revisited in October shall add a link when posted.

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Heliophila, Cape Point [R27] - 2017

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By: marlandza
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Location: Table Mountain National Park, Cape of Good Hope
Observed: 10th November 2007
Added: 23rd May 2015
Identifications:2
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For Pieter Winter. Used the grid maps for the reserve - I made one remark about a marsh, but the soil looks quite dry and sandy.

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Mustart

Mustart
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Block A14c Tokai Park
Observed: 21st September 2007
Added: 23rd May 2015
Identifications:1
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Mustart

Mustart
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Block A14c Tokai Park
Observed: 20th June 2007
Added: 23rd May 2015
Identifications:1
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Mustart

Mustart
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Block A13b Tokai Park
Observed: 12th October 2007
Added: 20th May 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Heliophila subulata

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By: outrampsmarge
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Location: Robberg Corridor East
Observed: 8th May 2015
Added: 16th May 2015
Identifications:1
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Minutely hairy, annual or perennial to 50 cm. Leaves stipulate with stipules like resinous granules, filiform to lanceolate, fleshy. Flowers blue, mauve or pink

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Broccoli eaten by Caterpillar

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: GRBG
Observed: 14th May 2015
Added: 15th May 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
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Yellow with veins

009 - 30 Nov 2014
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Location: Laingsburg, R323
Observed: 30th November 2014
Added: 12th May 2015
Identifications:1
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Heliophila subulata

Heliophila subulata
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Fynbos Nature Reserve, Robberg Corridor
Observed: 8th May 2015
Added: 8th May 2015
Identifications:2
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4 petalled blue flowers

2014-9-21 De Hoop-143
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Location: De Hoop Nature Reserve
Observed: 21st September 2014
Added: 6th May 2015
Likely ID: Heliophila
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
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Small (10-15cm) plants with bright blue 4 petalled flowers on long stems

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Cabbage Sunspurge

Cabbage Sunspurge
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Hex River - Matroosberg: 4X4 trail to Matroosberg
Observed: 26th October 2014
Added: 23rd April 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:1
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Beach Spurge

Beach Spurge
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: The Cape of Good Hope Road
Observed: 7th September 2014
Added: 19th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Small yellow flower 2

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By: sue marsden
Cola ConservancySedgefield Island Conservancy
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Location: Cola Beach, Sedgefield
Observed: 16th April 2015
Added: 16th April 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
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Small Blue Flower

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By: sue marsden
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Location: Cola Beach, Sedgefield
Observed: 16th April 2015
Added: 16th April 2015
Identifications:3
Agreements:2
Comments:1
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Daisy? no succulent Sunspurge

Daisy?
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Cape Point trail above Dais Beach
Observed: 7th September 2014
Added: 8th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Heliophila

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By: FR de Villiers
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Location: Naval hill, Bloemfontein
Observed: 4th December 2014
Added: 3rd April 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
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Sisymbrium capense

Sisymbrium capense
By: jillblignaut
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Location: Langeberg Survey: 47SH Stonehaven Tradouw River North
Observed: 30th January 2011
Added: 21st March 2015
Identifications:1
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Heliophila elongata

 Heliophila elongata
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Camferskloof
Observed: 13th March 2015
Added: 14th March 2015
Identifications:1
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Sunspurge

Sunspurge
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Road to Sutherland Observatory roadside
Observed: 13th July 2013
Added: 13th March 2015
Identifications:1
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Blue Mustard

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By: Richard Adcock
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Location: Silvermine East
Observed: 7th March 2015
Added: 8th March 2015
Identifications:3
Agreements:4
Comments:6
Description:

Very wiry - ht. to about 60cm. In deep shade - flowers not open yet

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Vegie bush

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By: Richard Adcock
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Location: Silvermine East
Observed: 7th March 2015
Added: 8th March 2015
Likely ID: Brassica
Identifications:2
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Comments:3
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Lettuce and other fruit and vegetables put out in the burned veld supposedly to feed the animals. No obvious signs of any takers yet but the ants were enjoying the free stuff.

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Species with which Cabbages (Brassicaceae) interacts