Observations in the Family: Ericaceae

Common Name: Aussieheaths or Crowberries or Heaths

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Erica dispar

 Erica dispar
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Erf 19201 Mossel Bay
Observed: 19th May 2017
Added: 25th May 2017
Likely ID: Erica dispar
Identifications:1
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Redlisted: NT

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Erica discolor var. discolor

 Erica discolor var. discolor
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: Erf 19201 Mossel Bay
Observed: 19th May 2017
Added: 25th May 2017
Identifications:1
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Erica triceps

 Erica glumiflora
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: Windmeulnek
Observed: 12th May 2017
Added: 23rd May 2017
Likely ID: Erica triceps
Identifications:2
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Erica discolor var. discolor

 Erica discolor var. discolor
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Windmeulnek
Observed: 12th May 2017
Added: 23rd May 2017
Identifications:1
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Erica densifolia

Erica densifolia
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Windmeulnek
Observed: 12th May 2017
Added: 23rd May 2017
Likely ID: Erica densifolia
Identifications:1
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Description:

Albino

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Erica sparsa var. sparsa

Erica sparsa var. sparsa
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Windmeulnek
Observed: 12th May 2017
Added: 23rd May 2017
Identifications:1
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Erica triceps

 Erica triceps
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Windmeulnek
Observed: 12th May 2017
Added: 22nd May 2017
Likely ID: Erica triceps
Identifications:1
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Erica fuscescens

 Erica fuscescens
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Windmeulnek
Observed: 12th May 2017
Added: 22nd May 2017
Likely ID: Erica fuscescens
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Erica deflexa

 Erica deflexa
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: Windmeulnek
Observed: 12th May 2017
Added: 22nd May 2017
Likely ID: Erica deflexa
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Erica cubica var. cubica

Erica cubica var. cubica
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: Windmeulnek
Observed: 12th May 2017
Added: 22nd May 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Erica cordata var. cordata

Erica cordata var. cordata
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: Windmeulnek
Observed: 12th May 2017
Added: 22nd May 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Erica canaliculata

 Erica canaliculata
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Windmeulnek
Observed: 12th May 2017
Added: 22nd May 2017
Identifications:1
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Erica canaliculata

 Erica canaliculata
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Windmeulnek
Observed: 12th May 2017
Added: 22nd May 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Dune erica

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By: Wendy Wiles
CREW (Southern Cape)Outramps
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Location: Goukamma N R, Bushpig Trail
Observed: 19th May 2017
Added: 22nd May 2017
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:1
Description:

Straggly plant to 1.5m, narrow red tube flowers with green sepals.

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Erica tenuis

Erica tenuis
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Windmeulnek
Observed: 12th May 2017
Added: 22nd May 2017
Likely ID: Erica tenuis
Identifications:1
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Erica curviflora

 Erica curviflora
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Windmeulnek
Observed: 12th May 2017
Added: 22nd May 2017
Likely ID: Erica curviflora
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Erica cordata var. cordata

 Erica cordata var. cordata
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: Windmeulnek
Observed: 12th May 2017
Added: 22nd May 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Mountain pink herbie

083
By: Bushboy
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Location: Twinstreams, southern Drakensberg
Observed: 16th May 2017
Added: 21st May 2017
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
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Description:

To about half a metre tall, growing right beside the stream

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Elegant Heath

PA231483
By: Mo_
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (Cape Town)
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Location: Slanghoek Pile ascent
Observed: 23rd October 2016
Added: 19th May 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Erica versicolor

Erica versicolor
By: Benjamin Walton
Cape NatureGarden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Rietlaagte
Observed: 5th May 2017
Added: 18th May 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
Description:

Tall shrub Erica versicolor in a healthy patch surrounded by Leucadendron and reeds.

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Erica lanata

 Erica lanata
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Windmeulnek
Observed: 11th November 2011
Added: 18th May 2017
Likely ID: Erica lanata
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Erica curviflora

 Erica curviflora
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: Windmeulnek
Observed: 11th November 2011
Added: 18th May 2017
Likely ID: Erica curviflora
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Erica cubica

 Erica cubica
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: Windmeulnek
Observed: 11th November 2011
Added: 18th May 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Erica sp. nova

Erica sp. nova
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Windmeulnek
Observed: 11th November 2011
Added: 18th May 2017
Likely ID: Erica
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:6
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Bottle Green Heath

P4090716
By: Mo_
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Location: Silvermine East
Observed: 9th April 2017
Added: 17th May 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:7
Comments:0
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red erica

IMG_9269
By: AlexanderR
Western Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: ttrail day3.3
Observed: 30th April 2017
Added: 16th May 2017
Likely ID: Erica versicolor
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:1
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Erica lanata

 Erica lanata
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Windmeulnek
Observed: 16th November 2012
Added: 15th May 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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furry white erica

IMG_9260
By: AlexanderR
Western Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: ttrail day3
Observed: 30th April 2017
Added: 15th May 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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white erica

IMG_9254
By: AlexanderR
Western Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: ttrail day3
Observed: 30th April 2017
Added: 15th May 2017
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:5
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Erica

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Location: Betty's Bay Area
Observed: 13th May 2017
Added: 14th May 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

Plant glabrous, leaves 3-nate

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