Observations in the Order: Rosales

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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Phylica dioica, Silvermine West - 2005

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Location: Table Mountain National Park, Silvermine West
Observed: 14th February 2005
Added: 28th February 2015
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Growing on a sandstone ridge

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Phylica buxifolia, Fish Hoek -2003

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Location: Table Mountain National Park, Elsie's Peak
Observed: 6th June 2003
Added: 28th February 2015
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Small shrub growing on sandstone slope.

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Phylica dodii, Cape Point -2009

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Location: Table Mountain National Park, Cape of Good Hope
Observed: 3rd August 2009
Added: 27th February 2015
Likely ID: Phylica dodii
Identifications:1
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Comments:2
Description:

Alongside the road - You can't miss the flowers when in season - else quite difficult to find.
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Phylica with lanceolate leaves, Cape Point - 2005

Phylica parviflora CP-B'rockRd 2005-05-04 01
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Location: Table Mountain National Park. Cape of Good Hope
Observed: 4th May 2005
Added: 27th February 2015
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Growing on a sandy slope close to the sea

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Sycamore Fig (Big Bend)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Umfula Road
Observed: 15th February 2015
Added: 24th February 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:3
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Phylica harveyi

Phylica harveyi
By: Nick Helme
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Location: Langebaan landfill, S corner
Observed: 23rd February 2015
Added: 24th February 2015
Likely ID: Phylica harveyi
Identifications:1
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Description:

very rare in seasonally wet sandy loams over granite; with Langebaan landfill property; to 30cm tall

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Phylica thunbergiana

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By: jacquesvdmerwe
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Location: Penhill Conservation Area, Eerste river, Cape Town
Observed: 20th February 2015
Added: 24th February 2015
Identifications:1
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Comments:2
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Have only seen this one in Atlantis Sand Fynbos, peculiar to find it here.

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green leaf thorn tree

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By: rianabate
Entomological Society of Southern Africa
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Location: The Ranch
Observed: 23rd February 2015
Added: 23rd February 2015
Identifications:1
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Tree, multiple stem, height approx 4 meters

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Bramble (Empuluzi)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: R17 Empuluzi
Observed: 14th February 2015
Added: 23rd February 2015
Likely ID: Bramble (Rubus)
Identifications:1
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Fig tree with galls on leafs

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Location: At Eastern Shores Gate
Observed: 31st January 2015
Added: 22nd February 2015
Likely ID: Fig (Ficus)
Identifications:1
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Fig (Abel Erasmus Pass)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Abel Erasmus Pass bridge
Observed: 13th February 2015
Added: 22nd February 2015
Likely ID: Fig (Ficus)
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:1
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Ficus sur?

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Location: Pine Valley, Plot 202
Observed: 31st January 2013
Added: 22nd February 2015
Identifications:2
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Tree. Rock outcrop in sourveld grassland/kiaat woodland

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Tree for Tussock caterpillars

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Location: Mashovhela
Observed: 27th January 2015
Added: 20th February 2015
Identifications:1
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Hanna told me, that Laelia extorta caterpillars are known to feed on Ficus

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Alien Fire Thorn

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Location: Rietvlei NR
Observed: 17th January 2015
Added: 20th February 2015
Identifications:1
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Alien Elm

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Location: Rietvlei NR
Observed: 17th January 2015
Added: 19th February 2015
Identifications:1
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Elm @ Irene

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Location: Irene
Observed: 17th January 2015
Added: 19th February 2015
Identifications:1
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Phylica nervosa

Phylica nervosa 800 to 1150m
By: Nick Helme
Botanical Society of South AfricaProtea Atlas Project
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Location: Matroosberg - s slopes
Observed: 10th December 2009
Added: 19th February 2015
Likely ID: Phylica nervosa
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

reseeder, 1- 1.5m tall

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How to know whether a bramble is native or alien?

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By: Alanna
Botanical Society of South AfricaProtea Atlas Project
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Location: R62, Western District
Observed: 25th September 2014
Added: 16th February 2015
Likely ID: Rubus
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Cliffortia

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Location: Rooihoogte, Cape Point
Observed: 14th February 2015
Added: 15th February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Cliffortia ...

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By: Brian KD2
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Location: East of top of Swartberg Pass
Observed: 6th February 2015
Added: 12th February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Plant growing amongst palmiet in the ECape

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By: Alanna
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Location: R62, Western District
Observed: 25th September 2014
Added: 12th February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Buffalo Thorn and the Honey Bee - Blinkblaar-wag-'n-bietjie en Heuninby

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Location: Oniksstraat, Bloemfontein
Observed: 7th February 2015
Added: 11th February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Cliffortia?

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Location: Victoria Peak, Jonkershoek
Observed: 8th February 2015
Added: 9th February 2015
Identifications:2
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Cliffortia neglecta

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By: Outrampsjenny
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Location: Swartberg Pass east
Observed: 6th February 2015
Added: 9th February 2015
Identifications:1
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Compact low growing shrub to 30 cm. Leaves simple, needle shaped, pungent,5-10mm long

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Cliffortia montana

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By: Outrampsjenny
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Location: Swartberg.Eastern Ridge from Pass
Observed: 6th February 2015
Added: 7th February 2015
Identifications:1
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Comments:3
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Small shrub to 60cm. Leaves trifoliate,2-4mm long x .5 across. Blunt tipped.

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Veerkoppie

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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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Observed: 4th February 2015
Added: 6th February 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:1
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Lower slopes of the koppie, still sandy soils.

Would this be P. plumosa var splumosa or could it be P. plumosa var squarosa? How do you tell them apart?

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Largeleaf Rocksplitter on Soutpansberg

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By: Wynand Uys
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Location: Trail 9, Leshiba Wilderness
Observed: 10th January 2015
Added: 5th February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Big, hairy Rock Fig on Soutpansberg

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By: Wynand Uys
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Location: Trail 9, Leshiba Wilderness
Observed: 10th January 2015
Added: 5th February 2015
Identifications:1
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Large rocksplitter with spreading branches in a gorge.

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Wonderboom Fig ...

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Location: Skukuza camp, KNP
Observed: 16th January 2015
Added: 3rd February 2015
Identifications:1
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Brown Ivory ...

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By: Brian KD2
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Location: Satara Camp, KNP
Observed: 16th January 2015
Added: 3rd February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:1
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