Observations in the Genus: Hesperantha

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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Hesperantha coccinea

hesperantha flower
By: Jenni Maxted-Smith
BirdLife South AfricaCREW (Wakkerstroom)
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Location: Wakkerstroom
Observed: 28th January 2017
Added: 27th February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

Scarlet river lily growing on the stream bank

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Hesperantha

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By: Suvarna Parbhoo
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersSouth African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Marchmont farm, Noodsberg; KZN
Observed: 15th February 2017
Added: 22nd February 2017
Likely ID: Hesperantha
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Cream hesperantha

Flower
By: PeterRWarren
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMidlands Conservancies Forum
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Location: Marchmont, Noodsberg
Observed: 15th February 2017
Added: 21st February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Description:

CREW Noodsberg- Marchmont

ID suggested by Alison Young. Approx 400mm high, leaves ribbed at the back longer than the inflorescence. Not in particularly wet area.

Not Pooley:KZN, Gibson:Coastal pl18.9

CREW, Hesperantha, Hesperantha lactea, IRIDACEAE, Least Concern, Monocotyledons, SA Endemic

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Small pink flowers

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Location: UmPhafa Private Nature Reserve
Observed: 16th February 2017
Added: 18th February 2017
Likely ID: Hesperantha
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

Single leaf clasping at base of stem, linear.

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Satin

Satin
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
Plants expert
Location: Nieuwoudtville Commonage - Wild Flower Reserve
Observed: 8th August 2016
Added: 17th February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Satin

Satin
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
Plants expert
Location: Gifbol/Aandblom Trail Hantam
Observed: 8th August 2016
Added: 17th February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Satin

Satin
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Gifbol/Aandblom Trail Hantam
Observed: 8th August 2016
Added: 16th February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Irid

Irid
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Matsikammaberg summit road just E of turnoffs
Observed: 6th August 2016
Added: 8th February 2017
Likely ID: Hesperantha
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Red River flower

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By: Robert Taylor
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Unnamed Road, Amajuba
Observed: 12th December 2016
Added: 15th January 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Geisso

Geisso
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Ezelbank pass at the river crossing
Observed: 10th September 2016
Added: 11th January 2017
Identifications:3
Agreements:1
Comments:3
Description:

Recently burned

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Hesperantha coccinea

Hesperantha coccinea - C1
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Location: Little Caledon River & tributeries
Observed: 6th March 2010
Added: 26th November 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

Common amongst the banks of the Little Caledon River in GGHNP & its tributaries..

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Eveningflower

Eveningflower
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
Plants expert
Location: Silvermine about Noordhoek Manor
Observed: 28th October 2016
Added: 22nd November 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:1
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Geissorhiza spp.

Geissorhiza spp. (top view)
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Location: Poplar Grove near Villiersdorp
Observed: 5th October 2016
Added: 17th October 2016
Likely ID: Hesperantha
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Six white petals in an outer and inner ring arrangement. Petals are rather sharp. Underside of the outer ring are a slightly mottled maroon.

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Hesp pauci

flowers
By: Linkie
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered Wildflowers
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Location: Leopard trap day walk,Oorlogskloof
Observed: 7th September 2016
Added: 16th October 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

About 15cm tall. Open later in the day. Sword shape leaves.

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Ixia ?

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By: james stuart
Paardeberg Sustainability Initiative
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Location: Perdeberg
Observed: 23rd August 2016
Added: 9th October 2016
Likely ID: Hesperantha
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Perps

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By: Linkie
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered Wildflowers
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Observed: 4th September 2016
Added: 5th October 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

About 15cm tall. Sword shaped leaves. Taken just before 4pm.

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Pink star

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Location: iMpendle Nature Reserve
Observed: 8th November 2012
Added: 26th September 2016
Identifications:3
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Geophyte in annually-burned firebreak adjacent iMpendle Nature Reserve.

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Satin in overdrive

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By: Richard Adcock
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered Wildflowers
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Location: Theronsberg Pass, Ceres
Observed: 18th September 2016
Added: 24th September 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

..but during the daytime - 'not in die aand'

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Which Irid

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By: vynbos
Custodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersSeaKeys
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Location: Theronsberg Pass, Ceres
Observed: 18th September 2016
Added: 24th September 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:1
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Gladiolus

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Location: Mt Shannon Forestry Estate
Observed: 8th November 2012
Added: 22nd September 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

Grassland-wetland interface, along small stream, conservation corridor among commercial forestry compartments

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Rock-loving night owl

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By: Richard Adcock
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered Wildflowers
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Location: Knolfontein farm, Swartruggens
Observed: 16th September 2016
Added: 20th September 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:1
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Hesperantha falcata

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Location: Kenilworth Racecourse Conservation Area 4A2
Observed: 15th September 2016
Added: 15th September 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Hesperantha falcata

 Hesperantha falcata
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: Kloof Corner
Observed: 27th August 2016
Added: 11th September 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:1
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Almost flowers

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Location: Helderberg Nature Reserve: Watsonia trail
Observed: 4th September 2016
Added: 4th September 2016
Likely ID: Hesperantha
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Hesperantha

Hesperantha (1)
By: Jan-Hendrik
Botanical Society of South AfricaSouth African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Koude Vlakte
Observed: 29th August 2016
Added: 2nd September 2016
Likely ID: Hesperantha
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Growing next to small farm road in sand (mixed with some limestone?) and Acacia cyclops all around.

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Red flower along Elandsriver

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Location: Mt Shannon Forestry Estate
Observed: 27th February 2009
Added: 26th August 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Hesperantha

Hesperantha pauciflora (2)
By: Jan-Hendrik
Botanical Society of South AfricaSouth African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Glacial formations near Nieuwoudtville
Observed: 20th August 2016
Added: 26th August 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Sweet smelling Hesperantha

Hesperantha top
By: Wendy Wiles
CREW (Southern Cape)Outramps
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Location: Anysberg Nature Reserve
Observed: 16th August 2016
Added: 25th August 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Could it be Hesperantha?

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Location: Krans Nature Reserve, McGregor
Observed: 14th August 2016
Added: 15th August 2016
Likely ID: Hesperantha
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:2
Description:

Mostly 1 or 2 long narrow leaves. Flowers about 20mm diameter

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Hesperantha sp.

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Location: Krans Nature Reserve, McGregor
Observed: 10th August 2016
Added: 14th August 2016
Identifications:3
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Small, delicate white flowers

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