Observations in the Family: Crassulaceae

Common Name: Stonecrops

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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Crassula corallina

Crass corallina
By: Nick Helme
Botanical Society of South AfricaProtea Atlas Project
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Location: Komsberg; Gunsfontein 2
Observed: 16th May 2016
Added: 25th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Description:

common on thin soils on shale rock sheets

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Succulent

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Location: Carnarvon Experimental Farm
Observed: 11th May 2016
Added: 23rd May 2016
Identifications:1
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Cape Snowdrops?

P1060203
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Location: Circle Route, Onverwacht cottages
Observed: 22nd May 2016
Added: 22nd May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
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Crassula saxifraga

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By: Nick Helme
Botanical Society of South AfricaProtea Atlas Project
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Location: Roggeveld ; Rheboksfontein rd
Observed: 17th May 2016
Added: 21st May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Description:

local, on damp shales, fairly common

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Dainty Crassula

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Location: Christie Prins Trail
Observed: 17th May 2016
Added: 20th May 2016
Identifications:1
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Little Crassula with a long peduncle ending in a bundle of white flowers and with 2 small, sessile succulent leaves close to the ground.

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Only Adromischus in flower

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Location: McGregor 2nd koppie
Observed: 20th May 2016
Added: 20th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Quite a few of these seen but only this one still in flower

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Lizard Tail?

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Location: McGregor 2nd koppie
Observed: 20th May 2016
Added: 20th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
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Crassula ...

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Location: McGregor 2nd koppie
Observed: 20th May 2016
Added: 20th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Description:

Leaves the same as C.orbicularis except in shape - these are strap-like
Only one "colony" seen with these leaves

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Crassula rosettes

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Location: McGregor 2nd koppie
Observed: 20th May 2016
Added: 20th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

Rosettes up to 5-6cm in diameter. Fine hairs all round the rims of the leaves.
Only found on the S/SSW slope of this koppie

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Crassula hemisphaerica

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Location: Rooiberg - Western Cape
Observed: 27th April 2016
Added: 20th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Crassula pyramidalis

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Location: Rooiberg - Western Cape
Observed: 29th April 2016
Added: 20th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Not often seen

Flowering beauty
By: DudleyB
South African National Parks Honorary Rangers
Location: Near Aggeneys
Observed: 1st June 2015
Added: 20th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:1
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Adromischus-ish

Adromiscus sp (1)
By: Dewidine
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersGroen SebenzaSouth African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: South of Sutherland
Observed: 16th April 2016
Added: 19th May 2016
Likely ID: Adromischus
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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ID please?

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Location: Krans Nature Reserve, McGregor
Observed: 11th December 2006
Added: 19th May 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:1
Description:

Posting on behalf of a friend who photographed this plant in the Krans Nature Reserve in 2006 (!) and would like to know what it is... is this okay?

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Tylecodon

Tylecodon simillis
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Location: Vyftienmyl
Observed: 13th May 2016
Added: 19th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Crassula congesta subsp. laticephala

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Location: Rooiberg - Western Cape
Observed: 27th April 2015
Added: 18th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Bright pollinator

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Location: Madi-Madi Karoo Safari Lodge
Observed: 10th May 2016
Added: 16th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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A Stone or Plant?

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Location: Madi-Madi Karoo Safari Lodge
Observed: 10th May 2016
Added: 15th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

Small succulents seen on a shale ridge during a bush walk.

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Tylecodon leucothrix (Rare species)

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By: Cape Ash
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersOutramps
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Location: Koetzerskraal
Observed: 13th May 2016
Added: 14th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:4
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Crassula sarmentosa

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Location: UmPhafa Private Nature Reserve
Observed: 4th May 2016
Added: 12th May 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:3
Description:

Leaves succulent, slightly hairy and coarse textured (upper surface). Stem hairy. Plant succulent. Leaf margins entire. Inflorescences capitular, palmately clustered. Calyx tubes slender/ torn. Plant with creeping/ scrambling habit. Growing under the shade of a granite rock in moist soils on high altitude open grassland (above a granite cliff). Any help greatly appreciated!

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Crassula with small white flowers - Lourensford

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By: carina l
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersSea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Lourensford, granite close to river, site 2
Observed: 5th May 2016
Added: 9th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Crassula sarmentosa in the Midlands?

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Location: UmPhafa Private Nature Reserve
Observed: 4th May 2016
Added: 8th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:5
Description:

Leaves and stem succulent. Plant with a climbing/scrambling habit. Stem finely hairy. Leaves slightly hairy with coarse texture. Plant growing in shade of granite rock in moist, open grassland soils (near granite cliff). slender, divided calyx's. Leaf margins smooth. Inflorescence's clustered on individual stem branches.

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Orange flowers

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Location: Faerie Glen Nature Reserve
Observed: 2nd May 2016
Added: 7th May 2016
Identifications:1
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Description:

Approx. 20 cm high

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Also Adromischus maculatus?

P1050234
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Location: Toposcope koppie, Krans Nature Reserve, McGregor
Observed: 6th May 2016
Added: 6th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

Growing under Proteaceae.
A lot redder than the ones previously observed...
Sub-habitat: Robertson Karoo

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Tall kalanchoe

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By: Caroline Voget
Botanical Society of South AfricaFriends of Meadowridge Common
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Location: Umfula Nkosi, Nkangala
Observed: 16th April 2016
Added: 6th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Cotyledon

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By: Cape Ash
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersOutramps
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Location: Reflections Eco Reserve western shore of Rondevlei
Observed: 28th April 2016
Added: 6th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Description:

This plant was planted by previous owners. I am unsure whether it is an exotic or not.

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Adromischus maculatus?

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Location: Krans Nature Reserve, McGregor
Observed: 5th May 2016
Added: 6th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

In the 2nd photo it seems as if the hard ridge along the leaf margin continues to the base of the leaf, which would indicate maculatus
Sub-habitat: Robertson Karoo

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Tylecodon paniculatus

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By: outrampsmarge
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersOutramps
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Location: Leopards trail Baviaanskloof
Observed: 25th April 2016
Added: 6th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:4
Description:

Succulent shrublet with stout, peeling stems. Leaves succulent, abscising, obovate.

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Such leaf-arrangement precision!

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Location: Krans Nature Reserve, McGregor
Observed: 2nd May 2016
Added: 5th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

Sub-habitat: Robertson Karoo

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Thick Leaves

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By: bzungu
Cape Nature
Location: Drummond NR
Observed: 15th April 2016
Added: 4th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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