Observations in the Genus: Solanum

Common Name: Bitterapples

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Solanum with obtuse calyx lobes

Solanum retroflexum Mthatha (2)
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Location: Mthatha
Observed: 18th February 2015
Added: 21st April 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:2
Description:

erect to sprawling herb

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Dronkbessie

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By: sue marsden
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Location: Cola Beach, Sedgefield
Observed: 16th April 2015
Added: 16th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:6
Comments:0
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Bugweed (Swazi)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: 3, Matutuíne
Observed: 5th September 2009
Added: 12th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Bugweed (Swazi)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: 3, Matutuíne
Observed: 5th September 2009
Added: 12th April 2015
Identifications:1
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Bugweed (Swazi)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: 3, Matutuíne
Observed: 5th September 2009
Added: 12th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Bugweed (Swazi)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: 3, Matutuíne
Observed: 5th September 2009
Added: 12th April 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: 3, Matutuíne
Observed: 5th September 2009
Added: 12th April 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: 3, Matutuíne
Observed: 5th September 2009
Added: 12th April 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: 3, Matutuíne
Observed: 5th September 2009
Added: 10th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Solanum capense

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By: Jannie Groenewald
Custodians of Rare and Endangered Wildflowers
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Location: Haarwegskloof Renosterveld Reserve
Observed: 9th April 2015
Added: 9th April 2015
Likely ID: Solanum capense
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Blue flowers

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By: mary hunter
Sedgefield Island Conservancy
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Location: The Island, Sedgefield
Observed: 31st March 2015
Added: 31st March 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:1
Description:

Is this an Alien?

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Soda Apple Nightshade (Port St Johns)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Port St Johns
Observed: 11th March 2015
Added: 29th March 2015
Identifications:3
Agreements:0
Comments:1
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Solanaceous plant

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Location: Hexrivier, Citrusdal (Platberg)
Observed: 28th March 2015
Added: 29th March 2015
Likely ID: Solanum
Identifications:3
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Bright orange fruit, pale green hairly leaves, thorny. On rock plate, in depression next to buck droppings

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Apple Of Sodom (Stutterheim)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Stutterheim
Observed: 22nd March 2015
Added: 28th March 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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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
Agreements:6
Comments:0
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Solanum incanum subsp. incanum

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Location: Pine Valley, stream NW of Mbuluzi River, across bridge
Observed: 28th January 2007
Added: 12th March 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

This one is a low growing creeper.

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Geneesblaarbos (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:2
Agreements:0
Comments: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
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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
Comments:0
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
Comments:0
Description:

Herb. Savanna/woodland

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Brazilian Nightshade (Big Bend)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
Cape NatureGarden Route Botanical GardenProtea Atlas ProjectSouth African National Parks
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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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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: MR8
Observed: 15th February 2015
Added: 24th February 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Doringtamatie (Albert Luthuli)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
Cape NatureGarden Route Botanical GardenProtea Atlas ProjectSouth African National Parks
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Location: R33 Albert Luthuli
Observed: 14th February 2015
Added: 22nd February 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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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:3
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:4
Agreements:0
Comments:6
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
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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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
Comments:0
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Species with which Bitterapples (Solanum) interacts