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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Stream bank flowers

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Location: Wolf river
Observed: 23rd March 2016
Added: 26th March 2016
Identifications:2
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Description:

Growing right next to flowing water

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Flower

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Location: Mountain Sanctuary Park - West
Observed: 26th March 2016
Added: 26th March 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
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Pink flower

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By: Robert Taylor
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Kamberg - Game pass plateau
Observed: 31st January 2016
Added: 26th March 2016
Identifications:1
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Hesperantha falcata

 Hesperantha falcata
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Heaven in the Langkloof
Observed: 28th September 2015
Added: 15th February 2016
Identifications:1
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Hesperantha

Hesperantha
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: Kompassberg summit
Observed: 3rd December 2015
Added: 11th December 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:1
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Hesperantha radiata

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By: Christopher Whi...Plants expert
Location: Phillipskop Mountain Reserve
Observed: 28th October 2015
Added: 8th November 2015
Identifications:1
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Aandblom

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By: Stevo
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Location: Vlakkerug, Riebeek West, Swartland
Observed: 19th September 2015
Added: 5th November 2015
Identifications:2
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Kolossie

Kolossie
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: Track below Jeans Hill above Kleinmond
Observed: 21st October 2015
Added: 2nd November 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:1
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Spindly plant

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By: WendyP
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (Cape Town)Protea Atlas Project
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Location: Along track in Orangekloof leading in from Constantia Corner
Observed: 31st October 2015
Added: 31st October 2015
Identifications:4
Agreements:1
Comments:1
Description:

Several plants growing on disturbed soils on upper side of track. Tall narrow stem, leaves short and fine. Flowers appear to grow on one side of stem. Apricot colour on outside of petals. Pales yellow inside of flowers.Flowers appeared to open later in morning.

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Nightflower

Nightflower
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Hammelhoek Game Farm 4X4 trail eastwards
Observed: 27th September 2015
Added: 12th October 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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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
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Location: Hammelhoek Game Farm 4X4 trail eastwards
Observed: 27th September 2015
Added: 12th October 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Bontrokkie

Hesperantha falcata, flower, track near Warden's Cottage
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Location: Hawequas Scout Adventure Centre
Observed: 4th October 2015
Added: 8th October 2015
Identifications:1
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Description:

About 10cm tall. White flowers.

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Red and White Irid

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By: vynbos
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Location: Path to Zonklip, Matroosberg
Observed: 4th October 2015
Added: 5th October 2015
Likely ID: Hesperantha
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Hesperantha, perhaps

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Aandblommetjies

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By: jacquesvdmerwe
Botanical Society of South AfricaCity of Cape Town Biodiversity Management BranchCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersDarling Wildflower Society
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Location: Groenfontyn Estate, Atlantis
Observed: 1st October 2015
Added: 2nd October 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

Growing in the gravelly seasonal seep. Very shallow sandy soils with laterite rocks everywhere.

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Hesperantha falcata

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Location: Zeekoegat
Observed: 15th September 2001
Added: 26th September 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Hesperantha

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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: Boesmanskloof McGregor to Greyton and back
Observed: 20th August 2015
Added: 24th September 2015
Likely ID: Hesperantha
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Hesperantha acuta

 Hesperantha acuta
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: Kapteinskloof
Observed: 18th September 2015
Added: 20th September 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Hesp?

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By: sallyslak
Botanical Society of South Africa
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Location: Kapteinskloof south of gate
Observed: 18th September 2015
Added: 20th September 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Hesperantha - Strand

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By: carina l
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersSea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Harmony Flats
Observed: 16th September 2015
Added: 16th September 2015
Likely ID: Hesperantha
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

Plant about 14 cm tall. This was quite a sturdy little plant, others nearby were taller and thinner.
Do we need open flowers for positive ID?

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Hesperantha cucullata

Hesperantha cucullata
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Location: Hantam NBG,Spiderweb trail
Observed: 8th September 2015
Added: 16th September 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Aandblom

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By: vynbos
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Location: R46, West Coast DC
Observed: 12th September 2015
Added: 14th September 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Skinny Hesperantha

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By: Richard Adcock
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered Wildflowers
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Location: Vlakkerug farm
Observed: 12th September 2015
Added: 13th September 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Aandblom

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By: gregnicolson
Paardeberg Sustainability Initiative
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Location: Helshoogte Rd, Stellenbosch
Observed: 10th September 2015
Added: 10th September 2015
Likely ID: Hesperantha
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Occasional on clay soils

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Hesperantha luticola

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By: Alan Horstmann
Botanical Society of South AfricaIndigenous Bulb Association of South AfricaSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Along Rooiwal Road
Observed: 5th August 2015
Added: 10th September 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Hesperantha

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By: peter slingsby
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Location: Biedouw Valley
Observed: 5th September 2015
Added: 10th September 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Aandblom

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Location: Rooiberg - Western Cape
Observed: 5th September 2015
Added: 8th September 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Hesperantha erecta

Hesperantha erecta
By: Nick Helme
Botanical Society of South AfricaProtea Atlas Project
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Location: Eendekuil, east of N7
Observed: 3rd September 2015
Added: 8th September 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

small patch of about 100 plants in Piketberg Quartz Succulent Shrubland; no evident threats

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Hesperantha

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By: Stevo
Botanical Society of South AfricaSouth African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Porseleinberg Riebeek-Kasteel Swartland
Observed: 29th August 2015
Added: 7th September 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Aandblom time lapse

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By: vynbos
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Location: Granite Hill on Groote Post Farm
Observed: 21st August 2015
Added: 27th August 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:2
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Aandblom awakens

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By: Richard Adcock
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered Wildflowers
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Location: Grootepost, Darling area
Observed: 21st August 2015
Added: 26th August 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:16
Description:

Second image shown the Hesperantha opening at sunset - shot over a total of 48 minutes.

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