Observations in the Genus: Solanum

Common Name: Bitterapples

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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
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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
Cape NatureGarden Route Botanical GardenProtea Atlas ProjectSouth African National Parks
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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
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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:0
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
Comments:0
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Blom

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By: Joseph Heymans
Limpopo EDETProtea Atlas Project
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Location: Nylsvley
Observed: 20th January 2015
Added: 20th January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Solanum

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Location: Blue Horizon Bay
Observed: 5th January 2015
Added: 15th January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:2
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Dark green leaves ?

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Location: N7- Basariesfontein
Observed: 11th November 2014
Added: 15th January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Sol_pan

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Location: Raptor's View Wildlife Estate
Observed: 12th December 2014
Added: 11th January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Solanum tomentosum

 Solanum tomentosum
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Roderick Hill Bloemfontein
Observed: 30th December 2014
Added: 7th January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Solanum delagoense

 Solanum delagoense
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Phaladingwe Hiking Trail
Observed: 22nd December 2014
Added: 4th January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Light blue flowered plant wit tones of purple and flowers

Light blue flower
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Location: Serengeti golf and wildlife estate conservation area
Observed: 1st January 2015
Added: 2nd January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:3
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Kruger Park - Poison Apple

Poison Apple
By: jimmymac2
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Location: H7, Kruger National Park
Observed: 16th December 2014
Added: 2nd January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:3
Description:

Right next to reception, a very common plant.

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Plant 276

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By: FR de Villiers
Botanical Society of South Africa
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Location: Golden Gate Highlands National Park
Observed: 27th November 2014
Added: 27th December 2014
Likely ID: Solanum
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Queenstown Solanum

Growth form
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Location: Near Queenstown, Stormberg District
Observed: 20th November 2014
Added: 1st December 2014
Likely ID: Solanum
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

On roadside

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Solanum

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By: Andrew Hankey
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Location: R59, Vereeniging NU
Observed: 27th November 2014
Added: 1st December 2014
Likely ID: Solanum
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Alien - Bugweed

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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: Ernest Ullmann Park
Observed: 9th November 2014
Added: 19th November 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Bugweed

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By: Warren GF
South African National Parks Honorary Rangers
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Location: Die Hel
Observed: 17th November 2014
Added: 18th November 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:8
Comments:1
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Hiking De Hel

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By: MViljoen
South African National Parks Honorary Rangers
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Location: Rhodes Dr, Witteboomen
Observed: 17th November 2014
Added: 18th November 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:7
Comments:0
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By: Sivile
Location: Mpumalanga, South Africa
Observed: 20th October 2014
Added: 7th November 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:1
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Invasive Bugweed

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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: Little Manzimtoti
Observed: 22nd June 2014
Added: 30th October 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:6
Comments:0
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purple Morning Glories?

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By: sarge45
Location: Park St, Moorreesburg
Observed: 31st August 2014
Added: 22nd October 2014
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Post-burn bugweed bunch

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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: R40, Ehlanzeni
Observed: 7th October 2014
Added: 15th October 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:6
Comments:0
Description:

Even bugweed didn't seem to mind the fire

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Bugweed

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By: evr
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: 5, Almondbury Ln
Observed: 10th August 2014
Added: 21st September 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
Description:

dull green leaves, seems covered with dust. Smells bad when handled ans itches.

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Renosterveld shrub

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By: Stevo
South African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Porseleinberg Riebeek-Kasteel Swartland
Observed: 12th September 2014
Added: 16th September 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:1
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Bugweed

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By: Beneke74
Botanical Society of South Africa
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Location: R60, Overberg District Municipality
Observed: 11th September 2014
Added: 11th September 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
Description:

Debarked. It could be deer, but no other types of trees was seen to be damaged. Deer gets whatever it can. Quite a few young plants damaged like that. Porcupine?

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Species with which Bitterapples (Solanum) interacts