Observations in the Genus: Solanum

Common Name: Bitterapples

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Bugweed

Bugweed
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Aloe Hill trail
Observed: 17th November 2016
Added: 5th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Bugweed

Bugweed
By: Tony Rebelo
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Plants expert
Location: Banks of Breede River Langelsiekraal camp site
Observed: 16th November 2016
Added: 5th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
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Little white flower - cont

Little white flower - cont
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Zaaihoek Wakkerstroom
Observed: 23rd November 2016
Added: 1st December 2016
Identifications:1
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Solanum rigescens

Solanum rigescens
By: jillblignaut
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamProtea Atlas Project
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Location: Langeberg Survey: 47SH Stonehaven Tradouw River North
Observed: 22nd March 2015
Added: 29th November 2016
Identifications:1
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Black Berries

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Location: Witteberg Nature Reserve
Observed: 23rd November 2016
Added: 29th November 2016
Identifications:1
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Comments:1
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Tomato

Tomato
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Wakkerstroom wetlands to e of town
Observed: 21st November 2016
Added: 27th November 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Tomato

Tomato
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Wakkerstroom - Martins Dam n side
Observed: 21st November 2016
Added: 26th November 2016
Identifications:1
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Bitterapple

Bitterapple
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Paulpeters road to Groenvlei - SE Wakkerstroom
Observed: 19th November 2016
Added: 25th November 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Tomato

Tomato
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Wakkerstroom quarry on SE end of town
Observed: 20th November 2016
Added: 23rd November 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:1
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Solanum burchellii

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By: Alison Young
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Location: Richtersveld
Observed: 20th August 2016
Added: 19th November 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

Low shrub growing on the edge of a dry seasonal river bed.

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Bugweed (R102)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: R102 (1)
Observed: 19th October 2016
Added: 2nd November 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Bush along the road

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By: Tour Guide
Location: Long Tom pass
Observed: 22nd October 2016
Added: 24th October 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Doringtamatie (KWT)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: King Williams Town (2)
Observed: 12th October 2016
Added: 24th October 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Thunbergia natalensis

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Location: Pietermaritzburg
Observed: 20th October 2016
Added: 24th October 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Shrublet up to 1.2 m. in grassland or forest margins. Unbranched stems from woody base. leaves +- 80 x 50 mm, margins with few blunt teeth near base, flowers +- 80 mm wide , blue-mauve, tube +- 40 x 15 mm, pale blue outside, yellow within, bracts 15-20 x 10-15 mm, veinsconspicuous.

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purple flower plant

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Location: Gezubuso
Observed: 14th September 2016
Added: 23rd October 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

found in the rocky shore in the a river, green tree with purple flower, the leaves of the flowers are hairy and the stem is whitish green.

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White Flower

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Location: Hammersdale, unit 6
Observed: 29th September 2016
Added: 22nd October 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Big alternate leaves that are alternately positioned
Petals are fused together with veins that showing where each petal ends
found grass that had some stones

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Solanum

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Location: Faberhill Cottages
Observed: 6th November 2012
Added: 18th October 2016
Likely ID: Solanum
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

On the side of a plantation road (gravel).

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Solanum

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Location: Faberhill Cottages
Observed: 6th November 2012
Added: 18th October 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

On the side of a plantation road

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Bugweed (KWT)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: King Williams Town (2)
Observed: 12th October 2016
Added: 17th October 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Bugweed (KWT)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: King Williams Town (1)
Observed: 11th October 2016
Added: 17th October 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Alien shrub?

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Location: Helderberg Nature Reserve
Observed: 14th October 2016
Added: 14th October 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

As part of a soil seed bank sample, this species emerged form a soil sample of an area that was previously under a pine plantation and then burnt in 2015.

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Cefane Solanum #2

Solanum Cefane (17)
By: Mavourneen
South African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Cefane
Observed: 29th September 2016
Added: 4th October 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Small shrub or herb

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Cefane Solanum #1

Solanum 1 Cefane (18)
By: Mavourneen
South African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Cefane
Observed: 29th September 2016
Added: 4th October 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Small shrub

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Bugweed (Elliotdale)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Elliotdale
Observed: 21st September 2016
Added: 3rd October 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Solanum

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By: Robert Taylor
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Location: Cedara above dam
Observed: 17th August 2016
Added: 27th September 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
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shrubby Solanum

Solanum Mthatha (17)
By: Mavourneen
South African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Mthata, Delville Road
Observed: 11th September 2016
Added: 11th September 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Small woody shrub c. 1.5 m high, without spines or prickles; inflorescence of 3-4 small (>5 mm diameter), pale purple flowers on a long peduncle; fruits small, c. 10 mm diameter but none ripe yet, ripe colour possible black but not certain, flexing downwards as they ripen.

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Solanum

Solanum
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Location: Last stretch of Vlei Loop
Observed: 20th August 2016
Added: 21st August 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Bugweed 3

Bugweed 3
By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Swaziland-Grid 2631Ad
Observed: 6th August 2009
Added: 12th August 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

Swaziland 2009 Survey

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Bugweed 2

Bugweed 2
By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Swaziland-Grid 2631Ad
Observed: 6th August 2009
Added: 12th August 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

Swaziland 2009 Survey

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Bugweed 4

Bugweed 4
By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Swaziland-Grid 2631Ad
Observed: 6th August 2009
Added: 12th August 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:2
Description:

Swaziland 2009 Survey

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Species with which Bitterapples (Solanum) interacts