Observations in the Order: Poales

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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Cyperus sp

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Location: N11, Nkangala
Observed: 23rd May 2016
Added: 27th May 2016
Identifications:1
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hanging cradle

P1020501 tr 2
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Location: Gaborone North
Observed: 13th April 2016
Added: 26th May 2016
Likely ID: Eragrostis
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
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Description:

flowering grass in weedy paddock being visited by a gravid moth searching for a suitable location for her eggs. The observer was focused on moths and didn't take too much notice of the grass details, apologies. Probably Eragrostis lehmanniana as this is particularly common in the general area.

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Watter gras?

P1420977, klein
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Location: Moreletakloof Natuurreservaat
Observed: 22nd May 2016
Added: 25th May 2016
Likely ID: Andropogoneae
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:1
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Cyperus sp.

Cyp1
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Location: Riet Puts
Observed: 17th May 2016
Added: 24th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Sporobolus

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Location: Carnarvon Experimental Farm
Observed: 23rd May 2016
Added: 23rd May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Foxtail grass?

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By: Caroline Voget
Botanical Society of South AfricaFriends of Meadowridge Common
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Location: Kruger National Park - Mathikithi Trail
Observed: 10th April 2016
Added: 20th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Description:

Fluffy, reddish spikes.

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Ficinia deusta

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Location: Greyton Commonage
Observed: 16th May 2016
Added: 20th May 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
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Common reed, Fluitjiesriet

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By: Alex Dreyer
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Location: Naukluft, Namibia
Observed: 20th December 2015
Added: 19th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Chrysopogon serrulatus

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Location: Riet Puts
Observed: 16th May 2016
Added: 19th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Description:

Found on hill slopes

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Natal Red Top (Gulu NR)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Gulu Nat Res
Observed: 16th April 2016
Added: 18th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Natal Red Top (Ashb)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Ashberton - Arbor
Observed: 15th April 2016
Added: 18th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
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Matjiesgoed

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By: Alex Dreyer
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Location: Naukluft, Namibia
Observed: 20th December 2015
Added: 17th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Sedge

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Location: N11, Nkangala
Observed: 17th March 2016
Added: 16th May 2016
Likely ID: Juncus exsertus
Identifications:2
Agreements:3
Comments:2
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Cyperus spp.

Pycreus polystachyos
By: Susan Botha
Location: Sand Fynbos, southern Cape
Observed: 13th May 2016
Added: 16th May 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:1
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Typha Capensis

T capensis
By: Susan Botha
Location: Typha capensis
Observed: 13th May 2016
Added: 16th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Stipagrostis lutescens

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By: Alex Dreyer
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Location: Dune 45, near Sossusvlei, Namibia
Observed: 30th April 2016
Added: 15th May 2016
Identifications:1
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Itchy and scratchy

Typha capensis.mw
By: outrampsmarge
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Location: Reflections Eco Reserve
Observed: 28th April 2016
Added: 15th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

Tufted perennial to 2 m. Leaves strap-like, twisted. Flowers small, in cylindrical spikes. Numerous, wind-borne seeds.

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BULRUSH

BULRUSHES
By: petergiddy
Location: CAPE RECIFE NATURE RESERVE
Observed: 9th May 2016
Added: 15th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
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Restio 1

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By: Caroline Voget
Botanical Society of South AfricaFriends of Meadowridge Common
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Location: Rondevlei Nature Reserve
Observed: 14th May 2016
Added: 14th May 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:4
Comments:0
Description:

Tall plants on edge of Rondevlei

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Restio 2

Restio 2
By: Caroline Voget
Botanical Society of South AfricaFriends of Meadowridge Common
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Location: Rondevlei Nature Reserve
Observed: 14th May 2016
Added: 14th May 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:4
Comments:0
Description:

Large bushes growing on the edge of Rondevlei

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Natal Red Top (GRG)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Denneoord, George
Observed: 1st April 2016
Added: 13th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Epischoenus gracilis

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By: Douglas Euston-BrownPlants expert
Location: Baviaanskloof Mountains, ridge west of Elandsvlakte
Observed: 16th February 2016
Added: 12th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

#4570

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Restio vallis-simius

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By: Douglas Euston-BrownPlants expert
Location: Baviaanskloof Mountains, ridge west of Elandsvlakte
Observed: 16th February 2016
Added: 12th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:1
Description:

#4567; Redlisted as rare, but it is quite common on the upper (above 1000 m) south facing slopes from about Scholtsberg Peak through to Cockscomb.

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Rhodocoma capensis

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By: Douglas Euston-BrownPlants expert
Location: Baviaanskloof Mountains, ridge west of Elandsvlakte
Observed: 16th February 2016
Added: 12th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

#4563; Resprouter

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Planted in a vertical flow constructed wetland

Phragmites australis
By: Preyan Arumugam
Location: Newlands-Mashu Research Site
Observed: 11th May 2016
Added: 12th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Cyperus usitatus

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By: Douglas Euston-BrownPlants expert
Location: Baviaanskloof Mountains, ridge west of Elandsvlakte
Observed: 16th February 2016
Added: 12th May 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:3
Description:

# 4565

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Ficinia albicans

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By: Douglas Euston-BrownPlants expert
Location: Kouga Mountains, Guerna
Observed: 16th February 2016
Added: 12th May 2016
Likely ID: Ficinia albicans
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

#4557

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Restio andreaeanus

Restio andreaeanus - female - IMG_6342a
By: Douglas Euston-BrownPlants expert
Location: Kouga Mountains, above Quaggasvlakte
Observed: 13th February 2016
Added: 11th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

#4531

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Chondropetalum tectorum

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By: Outrampsjenny
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Location: The Links Golf Course,George
Observed: 5th May 2016
Added: 11th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Cenchrus ciliaris (Foxtail Buffalo Grass)

 Cenchrus ciliaris (Foxtail Buffalo Grass)
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Fancourt Links
Observed: 5th May 2016
Added: 10th May 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
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