Observations in the Species: Gladiolus vaginatus

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Gladiolus vaginatus

 Gladiolus vaginatus
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: Brenton
Observed: 2nd March 2017
Added: 9th March 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:1
Description:

West facing slope, Altitude: 128m
Red Listed: Vulnerable

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Gladiolus vaginatus

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By: Knysna Wildflowers
CREW (Southern Cape)Outramps
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Location: Brenton on Sea
Observed: 17th February 2017
Added: 18th February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:1
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Gladiolus vaginatus

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Location: Greyton Buffalo Ridge
Observed: 20th March 2016
Added: 20th March 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:3
Description:

Redlist:
Rare, I saw less than 5 on that hike
Threats: Hakea, Pine, grazing

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Gladiolus vaginatus

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By: outramps
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Location: Monate to Oubaai
Observed: 13th May 2015
Added: 17th March 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:1
Description:

Redlisted as Vulnerable

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Glad

Glad
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Location: Pauline Bohnen
Observed: 5th March 2016
Added: 5th March 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

dainty glad, white and blue on wiry scape, no leaves when flowering

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Gladiolus dripping with dew

Gladiolus vaginatus.mw
By: outrampsmarge
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersOutramps
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Location: Oubaai Golf Estate
Observed: 13th May 2015
Added: 20th May 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:4
Description:

Cormous geophyte, 20--70 cm, Leaves 2. Flowers bilabiate, blue to grey with dark streaks on the lower tepals, fragrant

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Wit Gladiolus

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Location: Haarwegskloof Renosterveld Reserve
Observed: 31st March 2015
Added: 9th April 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Gladiolus vaginatus

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By: outramps
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersGarden Route Botanical GardenMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsProtea Atlas Project
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Location: Dune Molerat Reserve
Observed: 25th February 2015
Added: 16th March 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:1
Description:

Redlisted as Vulnerable
"Formerly a very common species, now remaining mostly as small isolated subpopulations on fragments of natural vegetation within its lowland distribution range. EOO 16 700 km², severely fragmented and declining due to crop cultivation, coastal development and alien invasive plants."

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Gladiolus vaginatus dt

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By: outramps
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersGarden Route Botanical GardenMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsProtea Atlas Project
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Location: Dune Molerat Reserve
Observed: 25th February 2015
Added: 5th March 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:1
Description:

It is Redlisted as Vulnerable
" Formerly a very common species, now remaining mostly as small isolated subpopulations on fragments of natural vegetation within its lowland distribution range. EOO 16 700 km², severely fragmented and declining due to crop cultivation, coastal development and alien invasive plants.

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Gladiolus vaginatus

 Gladiolus vaginatus
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: Dune Molerat
Observed: 25th February 2015
Added: 25th February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

Red Listed: Vulnerable

S. Sheet: 5

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Gladiolus vaginatus

Gladiolus vaginatus
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: Dune Molerat
Observed: 25th February 2015
Added: 25th February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:1
Description:

Red Listed: Vulnerable

S.Sheet 3

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Gladiolus vaginatus

 Gladiolus vaginatus
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: Dune Molerat
Observed: 25th February 2015
Added: 25th February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
Description:

Red Listed: Vulnerable

S. Sheet 2

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Gladiolus vaginatus

Gladiolus vaginatus
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: Dune Molerat
Observed: 25th February 2015
Added: 25th February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
Description:

Red Listed: Vulnerable

Site Sheet 1

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Gladiolus vaginatus

Gladiolus vaginatus
By: rudi@credo
Cape Nature
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Location: Goukamma Nature Reserve
Observed: 10th February 2010
Added: 7th February 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Gladiolus vaginatus

Gladiolus vaginatus
By: Cameron McMaster
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersIndigenous Bulb Association of South AfricaLepidopterists' Society of AfricaOverberg Lowlands Conservation TrustSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Napier
Observed: 19th April 2013
Added: 23rd April 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
Description:

white with dark streaks on lower tepals

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Gladiolus vaginatus

 Gladiolus vaginatus
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: Cloud Nine
Observed: 9th March 2013
Added: 7th April 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
Description:

A single plant hanging from the bank at the edge of the road.

Red Listed: Vulnerable

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Gladiolus vaginatus

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By: outrampsmarge
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersOutramps
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Location: Goukamma lake Trail
Observed: 22nd February 2013
Added: 22nd February 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:7
Comments:1
Description:

30-50mm, corm Globose with fibrous tunics. 2 leaves, entirely sheathing or the longer with a short free tip, leathery without any visible veins, 1-1.5mm wide, absent when flowering. Up to 9 flowers opening 2-3 at a time, bilabiate, white, pale mauve/ purple or grey flowers, lower lobes marked with finely dotted brown lines. Tube 6.5-20mm long, dorsal tepal inclined over the stamens, 18-27mm the lower tepals narrow, directed forward. Fragrant

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Gladiolus vaginatus

Gladiolus vaginatus
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: Brenton
Observed: 21st February 2013
Added: 21st February 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
Description:

About 0.5m tall.

Red Listed as Vulnerable

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Unknown plant 4

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By: PatrickMeyer
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Location: 8, Mkuzi St
Observed: 13th May 2011
Added: 11th July 2012
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:2
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Gladiolus vaginatus

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By: _johanbaard
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Location: Hornlee, Knysna, RSA
Observed: 2nd May 2012
Added: 4th May 2012
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

the white form. 2 month old veld. The flowers are 'petit'...about 40mm x 20mm. The photo may confuse the size. Leave sheathed tightly "around the inflorescens' stem".

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Gladiolus vaginatus

March 2012 Gladiolus unknown LHH
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Location: kleynhagelkraal left hill
Observed: 21st March 2012
Added: 29th March 2012
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:4
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Gladiolus vaginatus

Gladiolus vaginatus
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: Brenton
Observed: 8th February 2011
Added: 12th March 2012
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
Description:

Vulnerable

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Gladiolus vaginatus

Gladiolus vaginatus
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: Brenton
Observed: 6th March 2012
Added: 12th March 2012
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

Vulnerable

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Gladiolus vaginatus

Gladiolus vaginatus
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: Brenton
Observed: 28th February 2011
Added: 12th March 2012
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

Vulnerable

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Gladiolus vaginatus

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By: outrampsmarge
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersOutramps
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Location: Goukamma Reserve
Observed: 17th February 2012
Added: 18th February 2012
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
Description:

Cormous geophyte, 20--70 cm, tunics fibrous. Leaves 2, entirely sheathing, absent when flowering. Up to 9 flowers opening 2-3 at a time. Flowers bilabiate, white, blue to grey with dark streaks and spots on the lower tepals, dorsal tepal inclined over stamens, the lower tepals, narrow, directed forwards. Fragrant. Limestone and clay-loam slopes, fynbos and renosterveld,

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