Observations in the Genus: Indigofera

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Fire Indigo

Fire Indigo
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: Vlakenberg Summit path
Observed: 27th April 2017
Added: 28th May 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Fire Indigo

Fire Indigo
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 amphitheatre at Caves
Observed: 22nd April 2017
Added: 28th May 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

Veld burned April 2015

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Fire Indigo

Fire Indigo
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Silvermine just n of Waterfall
Observed: 22nd April 2017
Added: 28th May 2017
Identifications:1
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Fire Indigo

Fire Indigo
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: Silvermine on Old Mule Track above Kalk Bay
Observed: 16th April 2017
Added: 28th May 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Indy sprawling

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By: sallyslak
Botanical Society of South AfricaCREW (Southern Cape)OutrampsSeaKeys
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Location: Erf 19201 Mossel Bay
Observed: 19th May 2017
Added: 22nd May 2017
Likely ID: Indigofera
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:2
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Indigofera sp. 19 (swartbergensis Schrire ined)

 Indigofera sp. 19 (swartbergensis Schrire ined)
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Windmeulnek
Observed: 11th November 2011
Added: 18th May 2017
Likely ID: Indigofera
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Indigofera sp. 19 (swartbergensis Schrire ined)

Indigofera sp. 19 (swartbergensis Schrire ined)
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Windmeulnek
Observed: 16th November 2012
Added: 15th May 2017
Likely ID: Indigofera
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Indigofera melanadenia

 Indigofera melanadenia
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Pelindaba Shooting Range
Observed: 26th April 2017
Added: 9th May 2017
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:1
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pea?

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By: AlexanderR
Western Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: ttrail day2
Observed: 29th April 2017
Added: 5th May 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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hue of red flowers

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By: Pawan Maharaj
Location: kloofwaters adventure camp
Observed: 5th March 2017
Added: 3rd May 2017
Identifications:3
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Soil is moderately hard and grainy soil.
Surrounded by rock.
Gets moderate sunlight.
fruit is a legume.
Small shrubs.
Leaves are pinnate and opposite.
Situated on a slight steep with limited water.

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Indigofera

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Location: The Crags, South Cape
Observed: 23rd April 2017
Added: 23rd April 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:1
Description:

Dense shrub, 1,2m tall with almost sessile (petiole approx 0.5mm) digitally 3 to 7-foliolate leaves. Leaflets are narrowly obovate and have very fine short hairs. Flowers are pink, approx 4mm long with green 5-toothed calyx.

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Indigof langebergensis

Indigo langebergensis
By: Nick Helme
Botanical Society of South AfricaProtea Atlas Project
Plants expert
Location: Langeberg; Bergfontein 1
Observed: 14th April 2017
Added: 18th April 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

common resprouter to 40cm, on sandy and rocky soils; Langeberg and Swartberg

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Indigofera

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By: FR de Villiers
Botanical Society of South Africa
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Location: Ezemvelo nature reserve
Observed: 3rd December 2016
Added: 12th April 2017
Likely ID: Indigofera
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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prostrate red legume

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By: Mavourneen
South African National Biodiversity Institute
Plants expert
Location: Mthatha, Sisson Street
Observed: 9th April 2017
Added: 12th April 2017
Likely ID: Indigofera
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

prostrate stems radiating out from stout whitish central taproot, not rooting at nodes; flowers with dense appressed hairs on the back of the flag petal (cf. last photo in series).

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Indigo

Indigo
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Upper Tokai: n end below zigzag cycle track
Observed: 17th August 2016
Added: 10th April 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Pea

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Location: Cecelia Waterfall, Table Mountain National Park
Observed: 9th April 2017
Added: 9th April 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:1
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Early indi

flower spike
By: Linkie
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered Wildflowers
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Location: Vergelegen
Observed: 23rd March 2017
Added: 7th April 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

Indigofera re sprouting and flowering after fire in early Jan. Growing in coarse sand.

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Teff Pea

Teff Pea
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: Boosmansbos trail Duivenhoks - lower valley e of Duivenhoks Crossing
Observed: 20th March 2017
Added: 3rd April 2017
Identifications:3
Agreements:0
Comments:2
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Indigofera

14183 CHS, Indigofera calciphila sp. nov, Post 9 month burn Napier mountain  (1)
By: Charles Stirton
Overberg Lowlands Conservation Trust
Plants expert
Location: Napier Mountain
Observed: 15th November 2015
Added: 1st April 2017
Likely ID: Indigofera ovata
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:3
Description:

Small 1-4 shoots, protrate to decumbent herbs with pink flowers. Pyrrophyte

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Teff Pea

Teff Pea
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: Boosmansbos trail Duivenhoks - lower valley e of Duivenhoks Crossing
Observed: 20th March 2017
Added: 31st March 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Tiny pink Indigofera - Vergelegen

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By: carina l
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersSea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Vergelegen driehoek
Observed: 9th March 2014
Added: 30th March 2017
Likely ID: Indigofera
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

Low growing twiggy plant with thin branches and tiny flowers. Flowers about 8 mm. Most parts sparsely hairy.

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Indigofera

Indigofera
By: Gigi
Botanical Society of South AfricaCape Bird ClubCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (Cape Town)South African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Winchester 3140_2640
Observed: 24th February 2017
Added: 30th March 2017
Likely ID: Indigofera
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Indigofera

Indigofera
By: Gigi
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Location: Winchester 3140_2640
Observed: 24th February 2017
Added: 29th March 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Fountainbush

Fountainbush
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: Boosmansbos Trail back ascent
Observed: 19th March 2017
Added: 29th March 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Woody Indigo

Woody Indigo
By: Gigi
Botanical Society of South AfricaCape Bird ClubCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (Cape Town)South African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Brandvlei 3115_2525 -Skilderkrans
Observed: 27th February 2017
Added: 27th March 2017
Likely ID: Indigofera
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Indigofera #5117

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By: Douglas Euston-BrownPlants expert
Location: Klipfontein, Theewaterskloof Dam
Observed: 6th October 2016
Added: 24th March 2017
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

small shrublet to 15 cm tall

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Gray indy

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By: sallyslak
Botanical Society of South AfricaCREW (Southern Cape)OutrampsSeaKeys
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Location: Gouritsmond
Observed: 16th March 2017
Added: 23rd March 2017
Likely ID: Indigofera
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:1
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Indigofera

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Location: Pass to Pass Trail, Outeniqua Mountains, George
Observed: 17th March 2017
Added: 19th March 2017
Likely ID: Indigofera
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:3
Description:

Low-growing shrublet, Flowers purple/pink

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Indigofera

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By: Wendy Wiles
CREW (Southern Cape)Outramps
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Location: Pass to Pass Trail between the Outeniqua and Montagu Passes.
Observed: 17th March 2017
Added: 18th March 2017
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

Up to 1m tall.

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Indi number 19

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By: Wendy Wiles
CREW (Southern Cape)Outramps
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Location: Pass to Pass Trail between the Outeniqua and Montagu Passes.
Observed: 17th March 2017
Added: 18th March 2017
Likely ID: Indigofera
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:2
Description:

Redlisted as Not Evaluated

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