Observations in the Species: Senecio poseideonis

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The Poseidon Adventure

By: PeterRWarren
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMidlands Conservancies Forum
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Location: Wildlands’ Trust Karkloof, Dartmoor (Wetland)
Observed: 6th April 2017
Added: 13th April 2017

Above the wetland area, species name is after god of sea which fits where it was found. . Tall Senecio with small discoid flowers, Same specimen as reported by Chris Wahlberg on node 885727

Pooley:KZN 444. ID assistance from Alison Young.

ASTERACEAE, CREW, Dicotyledons, Indigenous, Rare, Senecio poseideonis, redlist

We only observed a single specimen although we did not go looking for others. Could be endangered by forestry and livestock. Worth a more extensive search. Soil brown, clay, rocks dolerite, private land.

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