Observations in the Species: Cliffortia dichotoma

Common Name: South African Tree Number 145.7

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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Cliffortia dichotoma

cliff dichotoma
By: Nick Helme
Botanical Society of South AfricaProtea Atlas Project
Plants expert
Location: Blomfontein pan, Suid Bokkeveld
Observed: 12th March 2017
Added: 20th March 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

to 3m tall; about 20 plants in very old Bokkeveld Sandstone Fynbos, mainly around this pan, on rocky ground; no evident threats

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Cliffortia dichotoma

Cliff dichotoma
By: Nick Helme
Botanical Society of South AfricaProtea Atlas Project
Plants expert
Location: Papkuilsfontein; nr waterfall
Observed: 1st October 2016
Added: 18th October 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:5
Description:

Type locality; lots (at least 100) of big, old plants (to 3m, many senescent) but no youngsters, presumably because of lack of fire - veld >50yrs old - this is their only real threat, but Willem plans to burn this area soon...

This is the Type locality as far as I remember

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Cliffortia dichotoma

Cliffortia dichotoma
By: Nick Helme
Botanical Society of South AfricaProtea Atlas Project
Plants expert
Location: Blomfontein 3, Suid Bokkeveld
Observed: 24th April 2009
Added: 5th September 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

Bokkeveld endemic; to 3m tall; uncommon, local, usually amongst rocks or around edges of seasonal pans; no threats here

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Cliffortia arborea 635

Cliffortia arborea 635
By: Graham G
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered Wildflowers
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Location: Papkuilsfontein
Observed: 1st October 2013
Added: 27th October 2013
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:1
Description:

I am unsure if this is the undescribed species of Cliffortia referred to in Palgrave.

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