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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Gnidia chrysophylla

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By: outramps
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Location: Uitzigt 216 Portion 39
Observed: 19th July 2016
Added: 26th July 2016
Identifications:1
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Redlisted as Vulnerable

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Hibiscus aethiopicus var. aethiopicus

 Hibiscus aethiopicus var. aethiopicus
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Uitzigt 216 Portion 39
Observed: 19th July 2016
Added: 25th July 2016
Identifications:1
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Gnidia

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Location: Above Rhodes Memorial, Devils Peak
Observed: 17th July 2016
Added: 25th July 2016
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Willowy bush with reddish stems. Leaves silky.

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Passerina?

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By: Wendy Wiles
CREW (Southern Cape)Outramps
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Location: Silcrete tables north of Perdepoort East
Observed: 22nd July 2016
Added: 25th July 2016
Likely ID: Passerina
Identifications:1
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Hermannia

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Location: Jonkersdam
Observed: 23rd July 2016
Added: 25th July 2016
Identifications:1
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Stroopbos

Flowers
By: Jan-Hendrik
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Location: Landskloof
Observed: 12th July 2016
Added: 24th July 2016
Identifications:1
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Flannel Weed (Sida cordifolia)

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By: PeterRWarren
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMidlands Conservancies Forum
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Location: Kgaswane Mountain Reserve
Observed: 30th November 2014
Added: 24th July 2016
Identifications:1
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Flannel Weed (Sida cordifolia subsp. cordifolia) Kgaswane Mountain Reserve

Low growing plant in disturbed area.

Sida, Dicotyledons, Least Concern, MALVACEAE, Sida cordifolia subsp. cordifolia

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pretty pink

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By: vfrith
Botanical Society of South AfricaCrew (Cape Peninsula)
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Location: waterford
Observed: 3rd August 2014
Added: 23rd July 2016
Likely ID: Lachnaea
Identifications:1
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Comments:1
Description:

lanky plant about 50cm tall

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Struthiola argentea

Struthiola argentea
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Uitzigt 216 Portion 39
Observed: 19th July 2016
Added: 23rd July 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Gnidia chrysophylla

 Gnidia chrysophylla
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Uitzigt 216 Portion 39
Observed: 19th July 2016
Added: 23rd July 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Redlisted: Vulnerable

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Hermannia salviifolia var. salviifolia

 Hermannia salviifolia var. salviifolia
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Uitzigt 216 Portion 39
Observed: 19th July 2016
Added: 21st July 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Grewia occidentalis var. occidentalis

 Grewia occidentalis var. occidentalis
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Uitzigt 216 Portion 39
Observed: 19th July 2016
Added: 21st July 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
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Gnidia chrysophylla

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By: outramps
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Location: Gouriqua on the Southern Cape Caost
Observed: 14th July 2016
Added: 21st July 2016
Identifications:1
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Description:

Redlisted as Vulnerable

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Grielum

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By: Sihle
City of Cape Town Biodiversity Management Branch
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Location: Witzands Aquifer Nature Reserve
Observed: 18th July 2016
Added: 21st July 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Passerina falcifolia

Pass falcifolia
By: Nick Helme
Botanical Society of South AfricaProtea Atlas Project
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Location: 16km inland Stilbaai; Klipfontein; shales
Observed: 26th June 2016
Added: 19th July 2016
Identifications:1
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Description:

reseeder to 2.5m, on south facing shales; veld >30yrs old; uncommon; lvs hairy on upper surface

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Hermannia

Hermannia trifoliata
By: outrampsmarge
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Location: Gouriqua on the Southern Cape Coast
Observed: 14th July 2016
Added: 19th July 2016
Identifications:1
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Description:

Closely stiffly erect shrublet. Leaves often sessile, ascending and overlapping.. Flowers in terminal clusters, orange to red, the throat narrow and petals spreading, calyx inflated and papery

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Vampires cup

Cytinus sanguineus
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Location: cape St Blaize trail, Dana Bay to Mossel Bay
Observed: 6th July 2016
Added: 19th July 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:3
Description:

Root parasite. Flowers in sessile clusters, deep red.

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Struth

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By: Richard Adcock
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Location: Wolsely Common
Observed: 16th July 2016
Added: 19th July 2016
Likely ID: Struthiola
Identifications:1
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Description:

Gnarled and twiggy rounded shrub to 45cm

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Flower

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Location: Wedderwill Country Estate
Observed: 18th July 2016
Added: 18th July 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:1
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White flower

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Location: Harold Porter-Zigzag route
Observed: 17th July 2016
Added: 18th July 2016
Likely ID: Struthiola
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:5
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Struth

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By: Richard Adcock
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Location: Wolsely Common
Observed: 16th July 2016
Added: 17th July 2016
Identifications:1
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Straggly shrub to 60cm

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Struthiola parviflora

 Struthiola parviflora
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Struthiola parviflora
Observed: 26th June 2016
Added: 16th July 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Struthiola leptantha?

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Location: Krans Nature Reserve, McGregor
Observed: 15th July 2016
Added: 16th July 2016
Identifications:1
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8 floral scales. Hypanthium very slightly hairy outside. Leaves opposite, narrowly eliptic, "at fi rst hairy below, later glabrous and pustulate".
Flowers axillary.
This shrub a bit straggly, about 70cm high

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Struthiola sp

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By: Wendy Wiles
CREW (Southern Cape)Outramps
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Location: Gouriqua on the Southern Cape coast
Observed: 14th July 2016
Added: 16th July 2016
Likely ID: Struthiola
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Grewia robusta Addo

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Location: Addo Rest Camp
Observed: 25th March 2016
Added: 15th July 2016
Likely ID: Grewia robusta
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Description:

According to the Eastern Cape guide, it is one of the dominant shrubs in the Xeric succulent thicket (amd for those, like me, who didn't know what xeric means, it means very dry). Quite whether The Addo rest camp is typical of xeric succulent thicket remains a mystery to me.

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parasitic flower

Parasitic flower
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Location: Pauline Bohnen
Observed: 9th July 2016
Added: 14th July 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:2
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Passerina obtusifolia

 Passerina obtusifolia
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Kalanderkloof, Elandskraal 203, Portions 15 and 105
Observed: 8th July 2016
Added: 13th July 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Malvaceae?

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Location: Koningsrivier gorge
Observed: 13th July 2016
Added: 13th July 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:2
Description:

Shrub about 2m high. Pink flowers generally face downwards. Leaves very hairy and almost deltate in shape.

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Thespesia acutiloba

Portia tree
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Location: Lala Nek
Observed: 20th January 2015
Added: 12th July 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Struthiola tomentosa

Struthiola tomentosa
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Doringrivier East
Observed: 30th June 2016
Added: 10th July 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:1
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