Observations in the Order: Malvales

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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Crossberry Raisin (AENP)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Addo Elephant National Park (Rooidam)
Observed: 19th May 2017
Added: 26th May 2017
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Struthiola myrsinites

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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
Identifications:1
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Lachnaea diosmoides

Lachnaea diosmoides
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Windmeulnek
Observed: 12th May 2017
Added: 23rd May 2017
Identifications:1
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Buds associated with ants

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: GRBG
Observed: 20th May 2017
Added: 22nd May 2017
Likely ID: Hibiscus
Identifications:1
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Fluffy White Flower

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By: vynbos
Custodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersSeaKeys
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Location: Springside Trail, Hillcrest KZN
Observed: 9th May 2017
Added: 17th May 2017
Identifications:2
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Baobab Tree

Baobab Tree
By: Nigel Forshaw
Scouts South AfricaBotanical Society of South AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout Adventure
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Location: Kruger National Park, Tshokwane
Observed: 9th May 2017
Added: 16th May 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
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struthiola

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By: AlexanderR
Western Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: ttrail day3.3
Observed: 30th April 2017
Added: 16th May 2017
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
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Hibiscus Yellow

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By: vynbos
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Location: Mawana Private NR, KZN Midlands
Observed: 7th May 2017
Added: 16th May 2017
Identifications:1
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white flower

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By: AlexanderR
Western Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: ttrail day3
Observed: 30th April 2017
Added: 15th May 2017
Identifications:2
Agreements:3
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Silky Fiber Bush

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Location: Ngoya
Observed: 7th May 2017
Added: 14th May 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Forest Pink Hibiscus

Forest Pink Hibiscus
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Location: Ngoya
Observed: 7th May 2017
Added: 14th May 2017
Identifications:1
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Gnidia phaeotricha

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By: Alison Young
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered Wildflowers
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Location: R622, Muden, Mooi River, Indlovu DC
Observed: 27th October 2015
Added: 12th May 2017
Identifications:1
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Description:

30cm stems from underground rootstock.

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Laeveldkastaiing

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Location: Jan Celliers Park, Pretoria
Observed: 6th May 2017
Added: 10th May 2017
Identifications:1
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Hermannia parviflora

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By: Alison Young
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered Wildflowers
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Location: Ukulinga Research Farm, 67, Haworth Rd, Pmburg, KZN
Observed: 5th August 2010
Added: 10th May 2017
Identifications:1
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Description:

Prostrate plant flowering soon after fire.

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Sida cordifolia

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By: Nicky vB
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Location: Pelindaba Shooting Range
Observed: 26th April 2017
Added: 9th May 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Dolls roses (Hermannia sp)

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By: PeterRWarren
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMidlands Conservancies Forum
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Location: Augrabies National Park
Observed: 19th August 2016
Added: 9th May 2017
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
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Description:

Well the whole genus is a mess. This is the closest I can make it from various internet sources. The closest in Le Roux p246 is Hermannia amoena. Does not match with photo on redlist page at all well.

Dicotyledons, Hermannia vestita, Indigenous, Least Concern, MALVACEAE, Uncertain

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Kannabas

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Location: Jan Celliers Park, Pretoria
Observed: 6th May 2017
Added: 7th May 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Identifying

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Location: kloofwaters
Observed: 4th March 2017
Added: 5th May 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Description:

small, erect, slender, branched shrub 0.5-1 m tall. It has a woody rootstock and long slender stems covered in stellate (star-like) hairs. It is deciduous, dying back in winter and sending out new growth every spring. Leaves are alternate, simple, ovate with an acute apex and shallowly toothed margins, and are roughly hairy on both sides.

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maybe more mature

Hermannia cf scabra Petra P1350085 - Copy
By: PetraBroddle
Crew (Cape Peninsula)
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Location: Blaauwberg Nature Reserve Coastal Dune Trail
Observed: 5th November 2016
Added: 4th May 2017
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
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Hermannia 'pin-hole'

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By: PetraBroddle
Crew (Cape Peninsula)
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Location: Blaauwberg Nature Reserve Coastal Dune Trail
Observed: 8th September 2016
Added: 4th May 2017
Identifications:2
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Hermannia 'full flare'

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By: PetraBroddle
Crew (Cape Peninsula)
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Location: Blaauwberg Nature Reserve Coastal Dune Trail
Observed: 8th September 2016
Added: 4th May 2017
Identifications:2
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So we have been calling this one Hermannia angustifolia (name unpublished but in MS of De Winter). Narrow, almost linear leaves, petals flaring. About 10cm high, growing on the dunes almost mat-like.

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Golden Stars

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By: PetraBroddle
Crew (Cape Peninsula)
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Location: Blaauwberg Nature Reserve Coastal Dune Trail
Observed: 6th August 2016
Added: 4th May 2017
Likely ID: Hermannia scabra
Identifications:3
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Description:

Cape Flats Dune Strandveld. No habit photograph - sorry.

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My, what big stipules you have!

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By: PetraBroddle
Crew (Cape Peninsula)
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Location: Blaauwberg Nature Reserve Coastal Dune Trail
Observed: 2nd July 2016
Added: 4th May 2017
Likely ID: Hermannia scabra
Identifications:2
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Description:

Fail to take photograph of habit. In the dunes away from the sea.

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Struthiola

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Location: The Crags, Near Plettenberg Bay, Southern Cape
Observed: 3rd May 2017
Added: 3rd May 2017
Identifications:1
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Description:

Erect shrub (some branches bent over into horizontal position). Leaves alternate, dark green, pointed and narrowly elliptical. White flowers with 15 to 20mm tube.

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Pink flowers in the forest

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Location: Sabie River near Hazyview
Observed: 29th April 2017
Added: 3rd May 2017
Likely ID: Dombeya pulchra
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:3
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Hibiscus (Tsumeb)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: C42 (3)
Observed: 26th April 2017
Added: 2nd May 2017
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
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Creeper with yellow flowers

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Location: Sabie River near Hazyview
Observed: 29th April 2017
Added: 2nd May 2017
Likely ID: Hibiscus
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Wonder what the scent is like ?

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By: PetraBroddle
Crew (Cape Peninsula)
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Location: Jacobuskraal Private Nature Reserve near Yzerfontein
Observed: 5th April 2017
Added: 2nd May 2017
Identifications:1
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Comments:1
Description:

Hopefield Sand Fynbos.

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471

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Location: Sudwala Caves
Observed: 28th April 2017
Added: 1st May 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Description:

There was a tag with the number "471" on the tree, but no name

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Melhania - Lianshulu

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Location: Near Linanshula
Observed: 6th January 2017
Added: 1st May 2017
Likely ID: Melhania
Identifications:1
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