Observations in the Family: Brassicaceae

Common Name: Cabbages

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Heliophila subulata

 Heliophila subulata
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Dune Molerat
Observed: 25th February 2015
Added: 3rd March 2015
Identifications:1
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Heliophila linearis var. linearis

Heliophila linearis var. linearis
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: Goukamma Nature Reserve
Observed: 23rd February 2015
Added: 25th February 2015
Identifications:1
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Heliophila

Heliophila
By: Nick Helme
Botanical Society of South AfricaProtea Atlas Project
Plants expert
Location: Klein Winterhoek - N of Kleinpoort
Observed: 11th February 2015
Added: 12th February 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
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Description:

single plant seen on s facing cliffs at 1200m. in frt; 50cm tall

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purple flower
By: Nellie
Location: grassland
Observed: 20th January 2015
Added: 22nd January 2015
Identifications:1
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Heliophila

Heliophila flower closeup
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Location: Blue Horizon Bay
Observed: 9th January 2015
Added: 20th January 2015
Identifications:1
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Description:

Four purple petals

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Richtersveld krans sporrie

Heliophila
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Location: Koeskopfontein kloof
Observed: 10th January 2015
Added: 18th January 2015
Likely ID: Heliophila
Identifications:1
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Heliophila africana

YF_P3_conyza
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Location: Youngsfield military base
Observed: 5th September 2014
Added: 4th January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Delicate purple flower- help please

HD_P2_purple delicate flower (4)
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Location: Haasendal Conservation Area
Observed: 17th September 2014
Added: 4th January 2015
Likely ID: Heliophila
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
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Heliophila

dfrt 363
By: FR de Villiers
Botanical Society of South Africa
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Location: Golden Gate Highlands National Park
Observed: 26th November 2014
Added: 3rd January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Wild mustard (2)

PH_P3_wild mustard (2)
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Location: Penhill estate
Observed: 24th October 2014
Added: 3rd January 2015
Identifications:1
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Wild mustard

PH_P3_wild mustard (3)
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Location: Penhill estate
Observed: 24th October 2014
Added: 3rd January 2015
Identifications:1
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Wild mustard

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Location: Blaauwberg Nature Reserve
Observed: 8th December 2014
Added: 18th December 2014
Identifications:1
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Wild mustard

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Location: Blaauwberg nature reserve
Observed: 8th December 2014
Added: 18th December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Heliophila cornuta var. squamata

 Heliophila cornuta var. squamata
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Heaven in Langkloof
Observed: 13th December 2014
Added: 16th December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Heliophila

dfrt 062
By: FR de Villiers
Botanical Society of South Africa
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Location: Golden Gate Highlands National Park
Observed: 25th November 2014
Added: 16th December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Brassicaceae

P1000459
By: Andrew Hankey
Africa Nature TrainingBushveld Experience Skills & TrainingLepidopterists' Society of AfricaSouth African National Biodiversity Institute
Plants expert
Location: R550, Eikenhof
Observed: 26th November 2014
Added: 30th November 2014
Likely ID: Brassicaceae
Identifications:1
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Heliophila cf cedarbergensis

Heliophila cf cederbergensis - 1800m
By: Nick Helme
Botanical Society of South AfricaProtea Atlas Project
Plants expert
Location: Bokkeveld Sneeukop, s gulleys at 1850m
Observed: 8th November 2014
Added: 13th November 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

rare, sprawling on south facing ledges; to 15cm; lvs 3-4mm wide; no fruits

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DSCN0537

DSCN0537
By: candice
Location: 1, Bridget Rd
Observed: 13th November 2014
Added: 13th November 2014
Identifications:2
Agreements:3
Comments:0
Description:

apx. 60-100cm tall.
Thin needle like leaves

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Heliophila

P1040955
By: Julie Braby
Custodians of Rare and Endangered Wildflowers
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Location: Sani Pass, Mkhomazi Wilderness area
Observed: 5th November 2014
Added: 11th November 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:1
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Heliophila

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Location: Skilpad Flower Reserve
Observed: 3rd October 2014
Added: 4th November 2014
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
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Heliophyla rigidiuscula

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Location: Pine Valley, Plot 202
Observed: 30th December 2006
Added: 2nd November 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Description:

Herb. Kiaat woodland/sourveld grassland.

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Pepperweed, Peperbos

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Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed: 1st April 2012
Added: 2nd November 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Heliophila perhaps

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By: vynbos
Custodians of Rare and Endangered Wildflowers
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Location: Spekrivierskloof, Matroosberg
Observed: 25th October 2014
Added: 27th October 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
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Butterfly browse - Montagu WCape

Butterfly browse - Montagu WCape
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Location: Pietersfontein, Montagu WCape
Observed: 9th January 2014
Added: 26th October 2014
Likely ID: Lepidium
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:1
Description:

Pillar food plant.

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Heliophila cedarbergensis

heliophila cedar
By: Nick Helme
Botanical Society of South AfricaProtea Atlas Project
Plants expert
Location: Winterbach Pk, upper s slopes
Observed: 15th October 2014
Added: 25th October 2014
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

uncommon, local; on shaded south facing sandstone ledges at 1400-1500m; avoided recent fire; to 30cm tall; lvs about 8-15mm long and 1-3mm wide; petals white - mauve

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Heliophila elongata

Heliophila elongata
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: Camferskloof
Observed: 17th October 2014
Added: 24th October 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

Plant about 80cm tall

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Psoralea or Heliophylum

Psoralea or Heliophylum
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Location: N2, Hectorskraal
Observed: 19th October 2014
Added: 24th October 2014
Identifications:3
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

dainty plant, leaves needle like stiff, strangely puckered or pleated texture, flowers bright blue, very small under 1 mm, plant about 500 mm tall straggely

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Heliophila

IMG_1270
By: Sihle
City of Cape Town Biodiversity Management Branch
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Location: Dassenberg Rd, Cape Farms
Observed: 30th September 2014
Added: 23rd October 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:1
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Heliophila juncea

SAM_0323 (2)
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Location: Oeloff Bergh St, Redelinghuys
Observed: 23rd August 2014
Added: 4th October 2014
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

1 meter tall stem with white flowers at intervals all along the upper length. No leaves observed. Seen in groups with ten individual stems in close proximity as well as single isolated stems. Soft, delicate white petals in groups of four.

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What can this be?

what can this be?
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Location: Simonsberg mountain, delheim
Observed: 23rd December 2013
Added: 29th September 2014
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
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