Observations in the Genus: Senecio

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Yellow Daisy

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By: vynbos
Custodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersSeaKeys
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Location: Simonsberg Ascent, Stellenbosch
Observed: 11th February 2017
Added: 12th February 2017
Likely ID: Senecio
Identifications:2
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senecia

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By: mary hunter
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSedgefield Island Conservancy
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Location: Cola Beach
Observed: 26th January 2016
Added: 8th February 2017
Likely ID: Senecio elegans
Identifications:1
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Asteraceae

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By: AUDISSOU
Succulent Society of South Africa
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Location: Unnamed Road, West Coast DC
Observed: 4th October 2009
Added: 8th February 2017
Identifications:1
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Senecio paniculatus

Senecio paniculatus
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Northern Swartberg - Road to Die Hel
Observed: 28th January 2017
Added: 6th February 2017
Identifications:1
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Othonna parviflora

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By: outramps
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Location: Verlorenhoek at Besemfontein in the Groot Swartberg
Observed: 23rd November 2016
Added: 6th February 2017
Likely ID: Senecio
Identifications:2
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Senecio purpureus

 Senecio purpureus
By: Nicky vB
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsSea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSeaweed AtlasSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Northern Swartberg - Road to Die Hel
Observed: 28th January 2017
Added: 5th February 2017
Identifications:1
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Rigid Ragwort

Rigid Ragwort
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Silvermine trail over ridge from River Trail
Observed: 7th January 2017
Added: 31st January 2017
Identifications:1
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Description:

Veld 20 months old

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Senecio

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Location: iMpendle Nature Reserve
Observed: 17th January 2017
Added: 31st January 2017
Identifications:1
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Description:

Grassland burned < 12 months prior to this observation, midslope with rocky outcrops and seepage lines, sparse vegetation. We did not actually see that this catterpillar ate of this plant.

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Senecio laticipes

Senecio laticipes.7 E. Nuwerus
By: AUDISSOU
Succulent Society of South Africa
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Location: E. Nuwerus
Observed: 22nd October 2002
Added: 30th January 2017
Identifications:1
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Senecio abbreviatus

Senecio abbreviatus., N. Komaggas
By: AUDISSOU
Succulent Society of South Africa
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Location: N. Komaggas
Observed: 18th October 2002
Added: 29th January 2017
Identifications:1
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Senecio

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By: outramps
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Location: Gouekrans Groot Swartberg
Observed: 9th November 2016
Added: 23rd January 2017
Likely ID: Senecio lanifer
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:1
Description:

30cm high

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Stonecrop

Stonecrop
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Phillipskop Saddle trail upper slopes
Observed: 22nd October 2016
Added: 22nd January 2017
Identifications:1
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Comments:1
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Senecio

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By: FR de Villiers
Botanical Society of South Africa
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Location: Rayton
Observed: 20th November 2016
Added: 20th January 2017
Likely ID: Senecio
Identifications:1
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Purple senecio - Lourensford

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By: carina l
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersSea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Lourensford Estate, upper contour west of Grootnek
Observed: 13th October 2016
Added: 15th January 2017
Identifications:1
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Senecio polyodon

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Location: Camden Power Station
Observed: 29th November 2016
Added: 10th January 2017
Identifications:1
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Description:

Covers large areas along seasonal wetland.

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Yellow daisy

Yellow daisy
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Ezelbank Pass summit - track se of pass
Observed: 10th September 2016
Added: 8th January 2017
Likely ID: Senecio
Identifications:1
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Rocky Senecio

Senecio subrubriflorus (4)
By: Jan-Hendrik
Botanical Society of South AfricaSouth African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Oribi loop, Golden Gate Highlands National Park
Observed: 2nd January 2017
Added: 8th January 2017
Identifications:1
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Description:

Soft, sticky herb growing in crevices between sandstone sheets.

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Grassland Senecio

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By: Jan-Hendrik
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Location: Clarens Conservancy
Observed: 1st January 2017
Added: 8th January 2017
Identifications:1
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Grassland Senecio

Senecio cf scitus (2)
By: Jan-Hendrik
Botanical Society of South AfricaSouth African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Clarens Conservancy
Observed: 31st December 2016
Added: 8th January 2017
Likely ID: Senecio scitus
Identifications:1
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Description:

Small semi-creeping/semi-erect herb with very characteristic stem clasping leaves. Can be mistaken for Aster perfoliatus, but that has much rounder and more closely spaced leaves (and more leaves), with purple flowers and involucral bracts in more than one series (as for all Aster spp and unlike Senecio).

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Royal blue senecio

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Location: Korsman Bird Sanctuary, Benoni 1501
Observed: 22nd December 2016
Added: 7th January 2017
Likely ID: Senecio
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Description:

Single erect stemmed plant up to 1.2m, growing in a beautiful stand following fire. Leaves similar to erubescens var crepidifolius.

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Senecio burchellii

Senecio burchellii
By: Nicky vB
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsSea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSeaweed AtlasSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Other Rd. north of Garcia Pass
Observed: 7th December 2016
Added: 3rd January 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Senecio asperulus

Senecio asperulus
By: Nick Helme
Botanical Society of South AfricaProtea Atlas Project
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Location: Elandsberg, ne rocks
Observed: 12th December 2016
Added: 1st January 2017
Identifications:1
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Description:

very common on thin soils and in overgrazed areas

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Tigers' ivy

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By: Bushboy
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Location: 3 Marion Ave, Scottburgh
Observed: 30th December 2016
Added: 30th December 2016
Identifications:1
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Description:

Light but vigorous evergreen creeper with individual 'daisy' flowers and distinctive fleshy leaves

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A daisy bouquet

IMG_6041(62) Senecio pentactinus
By: fayne connelly
CREW (Gauteng)
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Location: The Country Club Johannesburg Woodmead
Observed: 23rd December 2016
Added: 26th December 2016
Identifications:1
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Description:

A robust, erect, many stemmed showy shrub in full flower growing in semi shade in rocky area. Flowers have 5 white to palest yellow ray flowers forming many much branched, flat topped flowerheads. Leaves are dark green, paler below, narrow and sharply toothed. Showy and first time noted on the estate.

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Senecio erubescens var crepidifolius

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Location: Korsman Bird Sanctuary, Benoni 1501
Observed: 23rd December 2016
Added: 23rd December 2016
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Description:

About 50cm high, wine-red flowers on decumbent stems with toothed leaved mostly around the base.

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Senecio

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By: FR de Villiers
Botanical Society of South Africa
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Location: Coffee bay
Observed: 24th July 2016
Added: 20th December 2016
Likely ID: Senecio
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Everlasting

Everlasting
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Haarwegskloof Renosterveld Site
Observed: 17th November 2016
Added: 18th December 2016
Likely ID: Senecio
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:2
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Senecio lanifer

 Senecio lanifer
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Waboomsberg
Observed: 18th November 2016
Added: 16th December 2016
Likely ID: Senecio lanifer
Identifications:1
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Senecio tanacetopsis

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Location: Clarens Nature Reserve
Observed: 7th April 2012
Added: 8th December 2016
Identifications:1
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Description:

Evergreen shrublet sprawling over rock
sheets near or in water courses and on
mountain slopes. Leaves and young twigs
silvery-grey, woolly. Young leaves olive-green.
Flowers canary yellow daisy-like, at ends of
stems, mostly late summer months (Feb-Apr).
In Lesotho leaves may be smoked to stop nose
-bleeding.

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Senecio speciosissimus

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By: Nick Helme
Botanical Society of South AfricaProtea Atlas Project
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Location: Hottentots Holland Mts; Landroskop nek; top of s gulley
Observed: 29th November 2016
Added: 8th December 2016
Identifications:1
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Comments:1
Description:

quite common in many, but not all damp peaty gulleys; only threat is occ pines

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