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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Laurel Rockfig (Lake Otjikoto)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Tsumeb (Lake Otjikoto)
Observed: 24th April 2017
Added: 29th April 2017
Identifications:1
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In my opinion... "Die heuning van Heuningberg"

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By: PetraBroddle
Crew (Cape Peninsula)
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Location: Heuningberg near Porterville
Observed: 22nd April 2017
Added: 28th April 2017
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2.5m tall. Highly fragrant. Olifants Sandstone Fynbos.

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Trichocephalus stipularis

Trichocephalus stipularis
By: Gigi
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Location: Kleinplaas Dam Area
Observed: 18th April 2017
Added: 24th April 2017
Identifications:1
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Wonderboom

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Location: Wonderboom, Pretoria
Observed: 4th January 2014
Added: 22nd April 2017
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Champion Tree: 3 “Wonderboom Fig of Pretoria” - Largest Wonderboom Fig. Old (about 1000 years) and historic – Ox wagon outspan area in earlier years, and legend that a local chief was buried under the tree. - Wonderboom Nature Reserve, Lavender Road Tshwane Municipal Council Gauteng S 25º 41.617’ E 28º 11.461’ Height: 22m Stem size: Many sub-trees – 2.56m circ; 3.42m; 4.23m; 2.2m; 2.84m; 2.25m; 7.14m; 1.99m; 2.79m; 2.24m; 3.36m; 3.1m; 3.42m. Crown size: 61.2m & 51.9m Size index: 370

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Phylica

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By: Gigi
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Location: Kleinplaas Dam Area
Observed: 18th April 2017
Added: 21st April 2017
Identifications:1
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Tree of the year 2017

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By: fayne connelly
CREW (Gauteng)
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Location: The Country Club Johannesburg Woodmead
Observed: 29th February 2016
Added: 20th April 2017
Identifications:1
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2017 tree of the year. Branches divide into fine twigs that are zig-zagged with a pair of sharp reddish thorns on each apex. Each has one straight and one hooked thorn. Leaves are shiny on the upper surface and have 3 veins originating from the leaf base. The leaves have a finely toothed margin. Red brown berries stay on the trees for long periods.

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Cliffortia dispar

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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: 19th April 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Phylica velutina

Phyl velutina
By: Nick Helme
Botanical Society of South AfricaProtea Atlas Project
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Location: Langeberg; Bergfontein 1
Observed: 14th April 2017
Added: 19th April 2017
Likely ID: Phylica velutina
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
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Description:

fairly comnon on flats and lower slopes, stony ground on loams and sands; to 50cm; no major currents threats here but with occasional Acacia mearnsii and Hakea sericea

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Phylica alba

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By: Knysna Wildflowers
CREW (Southern Cape)Outramps
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Location: Kamanassie Middelplaas
Observed: 15th April 2017
Added: 18th April 2017
Likely ID: Phylica alba
Identifications:1
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Dogface and visitors

Dogface and visitors
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Sirkelsvlei - Brightwater trail
Observed: 2nd April 2017
Added: 18th April 2017
Identifications:1
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Phylica lachneaeoides

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By: Knysna Wildflowers
CREW (Southern Cape)Outramps
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Location: Kamanassie Peak Descent
Observed: 16th April 2017
Added: 17th April 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Spinyleaf cliffie

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By: Jan-Hendrik
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Location: Helderberg Nature Reserve
Observed: 17th April 2017
Added: 17th April 2017
Identifications:2
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Wedge-leaf cliffie

Cliffortia cuneata (1)
By: Jan-Hendrik
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Location: Helderberg Nature Reserve
Observed: 17th April 2017
Added: 17th April 2017
Identifications:1
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Plant with red berries

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Location: Pretoria National Botanical Garden
Observed: 16th April 2017
Added: 17th April 2017
Identifications:1
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Approx. 3m high with red berries approx. 8mm

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Buffalo thorn

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By: Fynbosphil
Botanical Society of South AfricaEarly Detection Rapid Response Unit SANBIFriends of Kenilworth Race CourseFriends of the Liesbeek
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Location: Tembe Elephant Park
Observed: 12th April 2017
Added: 17th April 2017
Identifications:1
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Baumnessel - Gabus

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By: WolfRoland
Lepidopterists' Society of Africa
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Location: Gabus
Observed: 31st December 2016
Added: 17th April 2017
Identifications:1
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Buffalo-thorn

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By: Andrew Deacon
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Location: Salt Creek
Observed: 22nd January 2017
Added: 17th April 2017
Identifications:1
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Covered in white (Pacs)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Pacs Beach road point (2)
Observed: 15th April 2017
Added: 16th April 2017
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:4
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Hardleaf

Hardleaf
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: Struisbaai hill s of Industrial area
Observed: 20th August 2016
Added: 12th April 2017
Identifications:1
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Hondegesiggie

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By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Silvermine east track to waterfall
Observed: 28th August 2016
Added: 12th April 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Tree with green fruit

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Location: Pretoria National Botanical Garden
Observed: 9th April 2017
Added: 11th April 2017
Identifications:1
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Description:

Tree approx. 4m high, round green fruit approx. 20mm

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Phylica rubra

 Phylica rubra
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Gouritsmond
Observed: 4th April 2017
Added: 11th April 2017
Likely ID: Phylica rubra
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:1
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Trichocephalus stipularis

 Trichocephalus stipularis
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Gouritsmond
Observed: 4th April 2017
Added: 10th April 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
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Resprouting cliffortia with long narrow leaves - Vergelegen

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By: carina l
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Location: Vergelegen
Observed: 28th March 2017
Added: 9th April 2017
Identifications:2
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Resprouting in a damp area below dam after fire in early Jan 2017.

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Phylica harveyi

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By: alexlansdowne
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Location: N1/N7 interchange
Observed: 23rd March 2017
Added: 9th April 2017
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Sand Fynbos species. Furthest South Cape Flats population.
Only in this quadrant at the interchange. Could be at Fort iKapa after a burn.
20-50 Scattered plants.

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Cliffortia schlechteri

 Cliffortia schlechteri
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Gouritsmond
Observed: 4th April 2017
Added: 7th April 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Red Listed: NT

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Cliff

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By: sallyslak
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Location: Eight Bells
Observed: 6th April 2017
Added: 7th April 2017
Identifications:2
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Doll Hardleaf

Doll Hardleaf
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Judas Peak
Observed: 12th February 2017
Added: 5th April 2017
Identifications:1
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Large-Leaved Rock Fig (WNR)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Wonderboom Nature Reserve
Observed: 12th March 2017
Added: 4th April 2017
Identifications:1
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Phylica debilis

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By: Knysna Wildflowers
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Location: Bergplaas
Observed: 1st April 2017
Added: 3rd April 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:2
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