Observations in the Order: Pinales

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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Pine (Swazi)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
Cape NatureGarden Route Botanical GardenProtea Atlas ProjectSouth African National Parks
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Location: MR11, Shiselweni
Observed: 13th September 2009
Added: 28th January 2015
Identifications:1
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Pine seedling

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Location: Victer Verster
Observed: 16th September 2014
Added: 11th January 2015
Likely ID: Pinus radiata
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Pine

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Location: Wemmershoek vlei (old plantation)
Observed: 19th September 2014
Added: 9th January 2015
Likely ID: Pinus radiata
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:1
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Giant pine cones

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By: Thomas Moss
Scouts South AfricaSenior Scout Adventure
Location: Middleberg hut (Cederberg)
Observed: 15th December 2014
Added: 20th December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Description:

The biggest pine cones i have ever seen ! some as big as my head 1

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SANParks HR Alien ID course 2014

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Location: nelson mandela boulevard road nxt to groot schuur
Observed: 8th December 2014
Added: 20th December 2014
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
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Description:

coniferous tree 8-15 m high; conical when young, becoming cylindrical with a tall, bare trunk when older; bark reddish-brown, deeply cracked into plates. leaves: needles, dull grey- green, in bundles of two, long(80-240 mm), thick and rigid. cones: initially purple, turning light brown, woody, conic-ovoid,90-180 mm long, shortly stalked, often clustered and persistent; cone scales have a distinct ridge with a short, hard, curved point. cultivated for: timber. invades: mountain and lowland fynbos. origin: mediterranean. invasive status: transformer. declared invader( category 2).

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Giant Invaders

Pines
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Location: Strandfontein Birding Area (False Bay Nature Reserve)
Observed: 10th December 2014
Added: 11th December 2014
Identifications:1
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Comments:1
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Pine invaders

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By: vynbos
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Location: Route up to Manganese Mine, Houtbay
Observed: 9th November 2014
Added: 10th November 2014
Likely ID: FFS (Pinus)
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Description:

Dozens of young plants.

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Pine views_ringbarked

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By: _johanbaard
South African National Parks
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Location: Keurbooms SF, Plettenbergbay, WC, RSA
Observed: 23rd October 2014
Added: 24th October 2014
Likely ID: Pinus pinaster
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:3
Description:

Alien control programme in action

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Aliens Reclaim The Reclaimed

Aliens Reclaim The Reclaimed
By: vynbos
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Location: Constantia Nek Trail, Table Mountain National Park
Observed: 28th September 2014
Added: 28th September 2014
Likely ID: Pinus pinaster
Identifications:2
Agreements:3
Comments:4
Description:

The entire hillside was once a pine plantation, was reclaimed for Fynbos, and now is rapidly being taken over by Pine, Wattle, Kiss Me Over The Garden Gate.
It's a complete mess.

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6 (of many) Pines crowding out the Mimetes

6 (of many) Pines crowding out the Mimetes
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Location: southern slope of Kranzberg; Outeniqua traverse
Observed: 3rd September 2014
Added: 15th September 2014
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:2
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Last of the pines

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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: R301, Breede River DC
Observed: 3rd September 2014
Added: 3rd September 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:1
Description:

The last 9 trees to be felled.

Since the 1970's the area was managed by Forestry who is now exiting the block and hopefully handing it over to CapeNature for conservation. Contains critically endangered Swartland Alluvial Fynbos and critically endangered populations of Diastella buekii.

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Cluster Pine invasion

Cluster Pine invasion
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: Lourensford Estate
Observed: 24th August 2014
Added: 31st August 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Being cleared
emergent among the Needlebushes

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Pines

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By: vynbos
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Location: R44, Stellenbosch
Observed: 24th August 2014
Added: 26th August 2014
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Cluster Pine

Cluster Pine
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: Sunbird Lodge surrounds
Observed: 16th August 2014
Added: 22nd August 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:1
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Cluster Pine

Cluster Pine
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: Bredasdorp Mountains above Napier - Batcaves
Observed: 17th August 2014
Added: 19th August 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Return of the Pines

Return of the Pines
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: Bredasdorp Mountains above Napier - Batcaves
Observed: 17th August 2014
Added: 19th August 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:2
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Pine threat

Pine threat
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: Bredasdorp Mountains above Napier - Batcaves
Observed: 17th August 2014
Added: 18th August 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Needs a Hack

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By: vynbos
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Location: Direct route up Constantiaberg from Manganese Mine
Observed: 2nd August 2014
Added: 5th August 2014
Likely ID: Pinus
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Pine

Pine
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: Noordhoek Peak Trail
Observed: 20th July 2014
Added: 21st July 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Pines walking

Pines walking
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: Chapmans Peak
Observed: 20th July 2014
Added: 21st July 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Source and sink: pines

Source and sink: pines
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: below Elephants Eye Cave Silvermine
Observed: 12th July 2014
Added: 16th July 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

The pines below are the primary source for these electives. But the costs of clearing these invasives is borne by the conservation agencies and landowners, not by the pine industry.
Why should the public pay so that an industry can make profits while polluting the environment?

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Pines

Pines
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 ridge track
Observed: 12th July 2014
Added: 16th July 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Cluster Pine

Cluster Pine
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: Assegaai Trails Red The Confluence to Everest Lookout
Observed: 24th June 2014
Added: 1st July 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:2
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Xmas tree

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By: Stevo
South African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Glenvista, Johannesburg
Observed: 30th June 2014
Added: 30th June 2014
Likely ID: Picea
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Cluster Pine

Cluster Pine
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: Assegaai Trails Purpleshortcut
Observed: 23rd June 2014
Added: 29th June 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:1
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Cluster Pine

Cluster Pine
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: Assegaai Trails Purpleshortcut
Observed: 23rd June 2014
Added: 29th June 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Pinus cembroides var. cembroides

 Pinus cembroides var. cembroides
By: Nicky vB
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Big Bend National Park
Observed: 29th May 2012
Added: 28th June 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Pines

Pines
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: Driehoek farm
Observed: 14th June 2014
Added: 28th June 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Description:

The source of the pines spreading into the Cedarberg - all of which have been cleared since November.

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Pine invasion rampant

Pine invasion rampant
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: Jonaskop
Observed: 11th June 2014
Added: 28th June 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Pine invasion rampant

Pine invasion rampant
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: Jonaskop
Observed: 11th June 2014
Added: 28th June 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:1
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