Observations in the Species: Protea montana

Common Name: Swartberg Sugarbush

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Winter beauty tucked under a rock

Protea montana.mw
By: outrampsmarge
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Location: Swartberg
Observed: 17th May 2017
Added: 18th May 2017
Likely ID: Protea montana
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Description:

Mat-forming shrublet to 4 m diam. Leaves secund, needle-like to linear. Flower heads cup-shaped, involucral bracts green, silky

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Protea montana

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By: Knysna Wildflowers
CREW (Southern Cape)Outramps
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Location: Kamanassie Peak SW Face
Observed: 16th April 2017
Added: 22nd April 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:1
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Protea montana

aaaagoProtea montana dt swartgou101116 (27)
By: outramps
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Location: Gouekrans in the Groot Swartberg
Observed: 10th November 2016
Added: 31st January 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:1
Description:

Redlisted as Vulnerable

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Protea montana

aaaaaagoProtea montana dt swartgou091116 (140)
By: outramps
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Location: Gouekrans Groot Swartberg
Observed: 9th November 2016
Added: 12th January 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:1
Description:

Redlisted as Vulnerable

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Protea montana

aaaaaagoProtea montana dt swartgou091116 (132)
By: outramps
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Location: Gouekrans Groot Swartberg
Observed: 9th November 2016
Added: 6th January 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:1
Description:

Redlisted as Vulnerable

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Protea montana

Protea montana
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Waboomsberg
Observed: 18th November 2016
Added: 18th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:2
Description:

Redlisted: Vulnerable

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Protea montana

Protea montana
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Waboomsberg
Observed: 18th November 2016
Added: 18th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:1
Description:

Redlisted: Vulnerable

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Protea montana

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By: Wendy Wiles
CREW (Southern Cape)Outramps
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Location: Waboomsberg summit, Swartberg Mountains
Observed: 18th November 2016
Added: 19th November 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:3
Description:

Redlisted as Vulnerable.
The last pic shows unusual leaf forms?

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Protea montana scorched

Pr monta - se hut
By: Nick Helme
Botanical Society of South AfricaProtea Atlas Project
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Location: Swartberg, se Bothashoek hut, 1700m
Observed: 9th July 2016
Added: 20th July 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
Description:

fairly common on summit ridge and upper south slopes up to 5km east of here, but patchy; 90% of plants killed by Mar 2016 fire, but some partially burnt plants still alive - often only the outer branches are burnt

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Protea montana

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By: outramps
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Location: Waboomsberg in the Swartberg
Observed: 13th November 2015
Added: 30th December 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:1
Description:

Redlisted as Vulnerable

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Protea montana

 Protea montana
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Waboomsberg
Observed: 13th November 2015
Added: 24th November 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
Description:

Redlisted: vulnerable

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Protea montana

 Protea montana
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Kammanassie
Observed: 17th October 2015
Added: 1st November 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:7
Description:

Red Listed: Vulnerable

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Protea montana ...

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By: Brian KD2
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Location: PRMONT SS3, Spitskop
Observed: 30th May 2015
Added: 10th June 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:5
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Protea montana ...

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By: Brian KD2
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Location: PRMONT SS2, Spitskop
Observed: 30th May 2015
Added: 10th June 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:1
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Protea montana ...

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By: Brian KD2
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Location: PRMONT SS1, Spitskop
Observed: 30th May 2015
Added: 10th June 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:1
Description:

listed as Vulnerable

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Protea montana

 Protea montana
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Spitskop in the Swartberg
Observed: 30th May 2015
Added: 5th June 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:1
Description:

Red Listed: Vulnerable

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Protea montana

Protea montana dt swartgouetodehoek1203150033
By: outramps
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Location: Groot Swartberg
Observed: 12th March 2015
Added: 1st April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:3
Description:

Redlisted as Vulnerable
"ubpopulations are small, severely fragmented and declining, especially on the Kammanassie Mountains. Climate-change models predict a population reduction of 30% by 2025 (Bomhard et al. 2005), generation length 20 years. Other threats include alien plant invasion, afforestation and too frequent fire."

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Protea montana

Protea montana dt swartpasstobotha1003150030
By: outramps
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Location: Groot Swartberg
Observed: 10th March 2015
Added: 25th March 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:3
Description:

Redlisted as Vulnerable
"ubpopulations are small, severely fragmented and declining, especially on the Kammanassie Mountains. Climate-change models predict a population reduction of 30% by 2025 (Bomhard et al. 2005), generation length 20 years. Other threats include alien plant invasion, afforestation and too frequent fire."

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Protea montana

Protea montana dt swartgouetodehoek1203150030
By: outramps
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersGarden Route Botanical GardenMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsProtea Atlas Project
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Location: Groot Swartberg
Observed: 12th March 2015
Added: 24th March 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:1
Description:

Redlisted as Vulnerable
"subpopulations are small, severely fragmented and declining, especially on the Kammanassie Mountains. Climate-change models predict a population reduction of 30% by 2025 (Bomhard et al. 2005), generation length 20 years. Other threats include alien plant invasion, afforestation and too frequent fire."

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Protea montana

Protea montana dt swartpasstobotha1003150022
By: outramps
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersGarden Route Botanical GardenMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsProtea Atlas Project
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Location: Groot Swartberg
Observed: 10th March 2015
Added: 18th March 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:3
Description:

Redlisted as Vulnerable
"subpopulations are small, severely fragmented and declining, especially on the Kammanassie Mountains. Climate-change models predict a population reduction of 30% by 2025 (Bomhard et al. 2005), generation length 20 years. Other threats include alien plant invasion, afforestation and too frequent fire."

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Protea

East of Blouberg
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Location: East from Blouberg, Swartberg Nature Reserve
Observed: 5th February 2015
Added: 9th February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Protea montana

Protea montana IMG_1827
By: Outrampsjenny
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Location: Swartgberg.Eastern ridge
Observed: 6th February 2015
Added: 8th February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:1
Description:

Low shrub forming a dense mat. Leaves needle like pointing vertically from a horizontal stem

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Protea montana dt

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By: outramps
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Location: Waboomsberg in the Groot Swartberg
Observed: 28th February 2014
Added: 13th January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

Redlisted as Vulnerable. Site sheet completed on Excel

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Protea montana dt

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By: outramps
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Location: Northern Swartberg
Observed: 13th September 2014
Added: 22nd September 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:1
Description:

It is Redlisted as Vulnerable

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Protea montana

 Protea montana
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Northern Swartberg
Observed: 13th September 2014
Added: 15th September 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:1
Description:

Red Listed: Vulnerable

Alt: 1602m

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Protea montana

 Protea montana
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Waboomsberg
Observed: 18th May 2014
Added: 25th May 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:5
Description:

Red Listed: vulnerable

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Protea montana

 Protea montana
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Waboomsberg
Observed: 18th May 2014
Added: 25th May 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
Description:

Red Listed: Vulnerable

Breakfast Rock

Alt: 1722m

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Protea montana and cameras dt

Protea montana below camera dt
By: outramps
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersGarden Route Botanical GardenMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsProtea Atlas Project
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Location: Waboomsberg in the Groot Swartberg
Observed: 18th May 2014
Added: 21st May 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
Description:

We found 2 cameras aimed at Protea montana. Presumably someone is doing research on rodent pollinators.

Protea montana is Redlisted as Vulnerable

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Protea montana dt

Protea montana dt
By: outramps
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersGarden Route Botanical GardenMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsProtea Atlas Project
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Location: Waboomsberg in the Swartberg
Observed: 18th May 2014
Added: 20th May 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:2
Description:

It is Redlisted as Vulnerable

From the Redlist "EOO 1447 km², AOO 112 km², subpopulations are small, severely fragmented and declining, especially on the Kammanassie Mountains. Climate-change models predict a population reduction of 30% by 2025 (Bomhard et al. 2005), generation length 20 years. Other threats include alien plant invasion, afforestation and too frequent fire."

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Protea montana

Protea montana
By: sallyslak
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Location: Waboomsberg
Observed: 16th March 2014
Added: 16th March 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Species with which Swartberg Sugarbush (Protea montana) interacts