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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Convolvulus

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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: Redcliff Grasslands
Observed: 14th October 2016
Added: 23rd February 2017
Identifications:2
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Hermannia in fruit

Hermannia sandersoni in fruit
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: 22nd October 2015
Added: 22nd February 2017
Identifications:1
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Velvet Resin Bush

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By: WolfRoland
Lepidopterists' Society of Africa
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Location: Naankuse Lodge
Observed: 27th December 2016
Added: 22nd February 2017
Identifications:1
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Hibiscus

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Location: The Crags, Near Plettenberg Bay, Southern Cape
Observed: 21st February 2017
Added: 22nd February 2017
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Small shrub about 20 cm high. Bright yellow flowers with 12 lobe epicalyx. Leaves ovate with sharp tip. Margins finely serrated with thorny terminations; hairy underneath.

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Lachnaea pudens

Lachnaea pudens
By: Nick Helme
Botanical Society of South AfricaProtea Atlas Project
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Location: Riviersonderend Mts; Waterkloof; NE of Jonaskop; rocks nr house
Observed: 15th February 2017
Added: 21st February 2017
Likely ID: Lachnaea pudens
Identifications:1
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Description:

to 30cm, on thin soils on rock; rare; no evident threats; RZE endemic

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Yellow Hermannia, West Coast National Park - 2012

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By: marlandza
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Location: West Coast National Park, Churchhaven Road
Observed: 18th August 2012
Added: 21st February 2017
Identifications:1
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Yellow nid

gnidia juni 2
By: sallyslak
Botanical Society of South AfricaCREW (Southern Cape)OutrampsSeaKeys
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Location: Bergplaas 2
Observed: 17th February 2017
Added: 19th February 2017
Identifications:1
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Limestone Herman

Hermannia trifoliata (2)
By: Jan-Hendrik
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Location: Vermaaklikheid area
Observed: 13th February 2017
Added: 15th February 2017
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Growing on limestone derived soils.

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White Grewia

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By: WolfRoland
Lepidopterists' Society of Africa
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Location: Kleiner Waterberg
Observed: 20th January 2017
Added: 14th February 2017
Identifications:1
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Capesprayflower

Capesprayflower
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: R27 twixt VanRhynsdorp Pass and Nieuwoudtville
Observed: 8th August 2016
Added: 14th February 2017
Likely ID: Struthiola
Identifications:2
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Doll's rose

DSC03047 Hermannia althaeoides (Doll's rose) (1)_cr_resized
By: timvn
CREW (Eastern Cape)
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Location: Featherstone Kloof, Grahamstown, Eastern Cape
Observed: 12th February 2017
Added: 13th February 2017
Identifications:2
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Lachnaea - Harmony Flats, 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: 11th February 2017
Added: 13th February 2017
Identifications:1
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Description:

Shrubs about 25 cm tall and flower (I saw only one!) about 15 mm. Known from this location.
Redlisted as Vulnerable.
Count: 20, maybe more. It was difficult to see without flowers.
Threats: Alien plant species but CoCT is keeping it in check.

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Pietsnot

Pietsnot
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Waterval track - east of cottages
Observed: 7th August 2016
Added: 12th February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Hibiscus pusillus

 Hibiscus pusillus
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: Rust en Vrede
Observed: 10th February 2017
Added: 11th February 2017
Identifications:1
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Description:

2 months after burn.

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Hibiscus baddie?

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By: Wendy Wiles
CREW (Southern Cape)Outramps
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Location: Rust en Vrede, Oudtshoorn area
Observed: 10th February 2017
Added: 11th February 2017
Likely ID: Hibiscus
Identifications:1
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Description:

Growing in disturbed soil near the car park. I suspect it is a alien.

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Gold Dollsrose

Gold Dollsrose
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Summit Matzikammaberg above Waterval - summit road to Waterfall top
Observed: 7th August 2016
Added: 11th February 2017
Likely ID: Hermannia scabra
Identifications:1
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Doll's roses

Flowers
By: PeterRWarren
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMidlands Conservancies Forum
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Location: The Bend near Nottingham Rd
Observed: 29th January 2017
Added: 10th February 2017
Identifications:1
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Description:

CREW 2017/01/29 The Bend

Seen just as you exit the forest. Ref Gibson:inland Pl 75, Pooley:KZN p 66, MF p40;

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ID please?

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By: Cecile Greyling
Location: Cadeau hiking trail, Garden Route
Observed: 4th February 2017
Added: 10th February 2017
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
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Description:

It;s fynbos, but what is it?

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Sida or Malvastrum?

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Location: UmPhafa Private Nature Reserve
Observed: 9th February 2017
Added: 9th February 2017
Likely ID: Sida dregei
Identifications:1
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Description:

Small set of bracts at base of pedicel, leaves linear, alternating

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Malvastrum or Sida?

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Location: UmPhafa Private Nature Reserve
Observed: 9th February 2017
Added: 9th February 2017
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Description:

Epicalyx present, wedge shaped leaves, ridged venation

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Unknown Weed

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By: Grant Alexander
Botanical Society of South AfricaCape Bird Club
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Location: Kenwyn Nature Park
Observed: 7th February 2017
Added: 7th February 2017
Identifications:1
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Hibiscus rosa-sinensis

aaaadmHibiscus rosa-sinensis dt c0adum250117 (7)
By: outramps
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Location: Dune Molerat Reserve
Observed: 25th January 2017
Added: 7th February 2017
Identifications:1
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Description:

Alien Hibiscus growing next to the ruins of an old cottage

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Hibiscus diversifolius

aaaadmHibiscus diversifolius dt c0adum250117 (9)
By: outramps
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Location: Dune Molerat Reserve
Observed: 25th January 2017
Added: 7th February 2017
Identifications:1
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Gnidia chrysophylla

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By: outramps
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Location: Dune Molerat Reserve
Observed: 25th January 2017
Added: 7th February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:1
Description:

Redlisted as Vulnerable

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Hermannia

Hermannia species 1 Oct 15 (3)
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Location: Milnerton racecourse
Observed: 13th October 2015
Added: 6th February 2017
Identifications:1
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Gonna

Gonna
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Matsikammaberg Sewefontein farm West Gulley
Observed: 6th August 2016
Added: 6th February 2017
Identifications:1
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Swamp Hibiscus with galls

Swamp Hibiscus with galls
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Location: St Lucia Estuary
Observed: 29th January 2017
Added: 4th February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Evening primrose, Atlantis

Grielum grandiflorum Atlantis Rd Oct 16 (3)
By: Andrewm
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Location: R307 Atlantis
Observed: 2nd October 2016
Added: 4th February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Hermannia diffusa, Darling

Hermannia diffusa Renosterveld Reserve Darling Oct 16 (2)
By: Andrewm
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Location: Renosterveld Reserve, Darling
Observed: 2nd October 2016
Added: 4th February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Capesprayflower

Capesprayflower
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Matsikammaberg Vondeling road at Vaalsyfer
Observed: 6th August 2016
Added: 4th February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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