Observations in the Genus: Solanum

Common Name: Bitterapples

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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Bugweed (Port St Johns)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Port St Johns
Observed: 8th March 2015
Added: 16th March 2015
Identifications:1
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Solanum sp.

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Location: Pine Valley, stream NW of Mbuluzi River, across bridge
Observed: 28th January 2007
Added: 12th March 2015
Identifications:1
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Description:

Shrubby herb, vlei margins in sourveld grassland

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Some Solanum

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Location: Tsitsikamma coast
Observed: 28th February 2015
Added: 4th March 2015
Identifications:1
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Description:

This one is a low growing creeper.

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Barbed stem (Hilton)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Queen Elizabeth Park Nature Reserve (Hilton)
Observed: 17th February 2015
Added: 3rd March 2015
Identifications:1
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Poison apple

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By: peter slingsby
BirdLife South AfricaBotanical Society of South AfricaCedarberg ConservancyEntomological Society of Southern AfricaMountain Club of SA (Cape Town)Spider Club of South Africa
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Location: Sevilla Trail, Agter-Pakhuis
Observed: 17th May 2014
Added: 2nd March 2015
Identifications:1
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Description:

Interesting that the common name is always given as 'slangappel'. In the Overberg I found that it was always called a 'gifappel', and the same applies to the Agter-Pakhuis area! Can anyone explain 'slangappel'? [for non-SA's: slangappel= snake apple; gifappel = poison apple]

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Solanum panduriforme

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Location: Mlawula Nature Reserve, Siphiso River by bridge E of campsite
Observed: 29th December 2010
Added: 26th February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Description:

Herb. Riverbank of seasonal river.Savanna/woodland

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Solanum panduriforme

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Location: Mlawula Nature Reserve, road N from Siphiso campsite
Observed: 2nd April 2010
Added: 26th February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Description:

Herb. Savanna/woodland

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Brazilian Nightshade (Big Bend)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Umfula Road
Observed: 15th February 2015
Added: 25th February 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:1
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Bitterapples (Swazi)

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Location: MR8
Observed: 15th February 2015
Added: 24th February 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
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Sodom Apple (Albert Luthuli)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: R33 Albert Luthuli
Observed: 14th February 2015
Added: 22nd February 2015
Identifications:1
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Berrys on afairlly large bush.

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By: eagle11
Location: harare zimbabawe
Observed: 8th February 2015
Added: 19th February 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:2
Description:

lots of berrys on a medium sized bush

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Bugweed (Majadjiskloof)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: R36 Majadjiskloof
Observed: 11th February 2015
Added: 17th February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Solanum capense ...

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By: Brian KD2
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Location: PRRUPI SS, Albertsberg
Observed: 6th February 2015
Added: 14th February 2015
Likely ID: Solanum capense
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:2
Description:

Little Solanum that has me baffled, but this is the closest I could get in Cape Plants

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Gifappel

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Location: Iris street
Observed: 13th February 2015
Added: 13th February 2015
Identifications:1
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Solanum panduriforme

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Location: Hoedspruit
Observed: 24th January 2015
Added: 8th February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Solanum [1763]

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Observed: 22nd December 2014
Added: 7th February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Solanum pseudocapsicum (Jerusalem Cherry)

Solanum pseudocapisicum (Jerusalem Cherry)
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Mosslands Two River Trail
Observed: 28th September 2014
Added: 4th February 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Solanum hermannii

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By: Nicky vB
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Location: Mosslands Two River Trail
Observed: 28th September 2014
Added: 2nd February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Struggling bugweed

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By: Fynbosphil
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Location: De Waal Drive
Observed: 29th January 2015
Added: 2nd February 2015
Identifications:1
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Bugweed (Swazi)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: MR11, Shiselweni
Observed: 13th September 2009
Added: 2nd February 2015
Identifications:1
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Gifappeltjie at Duiwe River

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By: outrampsandra
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Location: Duiwe River, Wilderness
Observed: 29th January 2015
Added: 31st January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:2
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Bugweed (Swazi)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Makhonjwa
Observed: 27th June 2009
Added: 29th January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Solanum sp.

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Location: Pine Valley, above road near small stream
Observed: 13th December 2007
Added: 29th January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Herb. Wooded streamline in sourveld grassland.

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Bugweed (Swazi)

Bugweed (Swazi)
By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: MR5, Dvokolwako
Observed: 10th August 2009
Added: 24th January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Bugweed (Swazi)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: MR5, Dvokolwako
Observed: 10th August 2009
Added: 24th January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:1
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Bugweed (Swazi)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: MR5, Dvokolwako
Observed: 10th August 2009
Added: 24th January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Bugweed (Swazi)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: MR5, Dvokolwako
Observed: 10th August 2009
Added: 23rd January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Bugweed (Swazi)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: MR5, Dvokolwako
Observed: 10th August 2009
Added: 23rd January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:1
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Solanum panduriforme

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Location: Mlawula Nature Reserve, Siphiso Campsite, northern side
Observed: 27th December 2014
Added: 22nd January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Herb. Savanna/woodland.

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Bugweed (Swazi)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: MR24, Mhlume
Observed: 10th August 2009
Added: 22nd January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Species with which Bitterapples (Solanum) interacts