Observations in the Species: Crossyne guttata

Common Name: April Fool Lily or April-Fool or April-Fool Lily or Haarblaar or Maartblom or Parasol Lily or Sambreelblom or Seeroogblom or Suuroogblom

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Crossyne

Crossyne guttata (2)
By: Jan-Hendrik
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Location: Near Vermaaklikheid
Observed: 13th February 2017
Added: 15th February 2017
Identifications:1
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Comments:2
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Crossyne guttata

Crossyne guttata
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Other Rd. north of Garcia Pass
Observed: 16th September 2016
Added: 7th December 2016
Identifications:1
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Evidence,leaves,seedlings

spent flower head
By: Linkie
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Location: Rietkloof walk
Observed: 12th June 2016
Added: 23rd June 2016
Identifications:1
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Old spent flower head. 6 Large flat smooth leaves with bristly hairs only on the edges. Small seedlings with similar edges.

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Crossyne guttata

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By: Wendy Wiles
CREW (Southern Cape)Outramps
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Location: Drie Kuilen Private Nature Reserve
Observed: 12th June 2016
Added: 15th June 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Description:

Very hairy leaf margins. There were dozens of plants and one old umbel.

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Crossyne in seed - Vergelegen

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By: carina l
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Observed: 27th April 2016
Added: 27th April 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
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Crossyne guttata - HNR

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By: carina l
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Location: Helderberg Nature Reserve - below earth dam
Observed: 7th April 2016
Added: 11th April 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
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Description:

Dried leaves with hair on edges.

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Bontebok lily

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Location: Bontebok National Park
Observed: 20th February 2016
Added: 24th February 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:8
Comments:0
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Parasol time

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Location: Dump area, Greyton Commonage
Observed: 16th February 2016
Added: 16th February 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
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Crossyne guttata?

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By: Wendy Wiles
CREW (Southern Cape)Outramps
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Location: Linda's Place
Observed: 28th January 2016
Added: 28th January 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:2
Description:

20cm stem with no leaves, the umbel is not fully open,

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Crossyne guttata

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By: Phytofundi
Cape NatureGarden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Mossel Bay near Cooper
Observed: 25th January 2016
Added: 26th January 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
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Description:

Small bulbous flowering plant with pink flowers

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Candelabra

Candelabra
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Driekuilen: Rietkloof walk to pools from end of road
Observed: 11th October 2015
Added: 21st October 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Crossyne guttata

 Brunsvigia orientalis
By: Nicky vB
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Observed: 5th October 2015
Added: 8th October 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:2
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Crossyne leaves - Gordon's Bay

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By: carina l
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Location: Summervale, Gordon's Bay
Observed: 5th September 2015
Added: 5th September 2015
Likely ID: Crossyne guttata
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Description:

Dark hair on leaf edges. Only one plant seen.

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Cross gutt

leaves
By: Linkie
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Location: Vergelegen site 2
Observed: 25th July 2015
Added: 31st July 2015
Likely ID: Crossyne guttata
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:2
Description:

Decidious bulbous perennial. Large, broad tongue shaped leaves that have red bristles on the margins. Leaves in ranks.

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Nog 'n Haarblaar

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By: vanrensk
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Location: Beaumont Speelparkie
Observed: 16th July 2015
Added: 16th July 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Description:

Just two long, strap-shaped leaves with longer, straw-coloured bristles. Presume still a juvenile plant?

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Parasol Lily

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By: vanrensk
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Location: Beaumont Speelparkie
Observed: 16th July 2015
Added: 16th July 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Description:

Broad strap-shaped leaves. Fringed with dark bristles. Red speckles beneath

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Crossyne guttata

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By: Phytofundi
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Location: Hartenbosch Hills
Observed: 10th June 2015
Added: 26th June 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Description:

Wide decumbent leaves with hairy margins.

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Crossyne guttata

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Location: Sossyskloof, Jonkershoek, Stellenbosch
Observed: 19th April 2015
Added: 25th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
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Description:

A candelabra flower (inflorescence an umbel) with numerous, prominent, pink pedicels and small flowers with reflexed petals and prominent white anthers when opened. Hysteranthous - flowering when the leaves are absent. Growing in 6-year old Protea veld burnt on the 10th of March 2015.

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see oog

seer oog
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Location: Stillbay
Observed: 1st March 2015
Added: 2nd March 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
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Description:

after third year of observation I still did not manage to find the plant during flowering time, but enough photographic material to identify the species

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Crossyne guttata

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By: Phytofundi
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Location: 25, Beki Ln
Observed: 20th February 2015
Added: 25th February 2015
Likely ID: Crossyne guttata
Identifications:2
Agreements:3
Comments:6
Description:

A lovely bulbous flowering plant about 30 cm high.

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Crossyne guttata

Crossyne guttata
By: Nick Helme
Botanical Society of South AfricaProtea Atlas Project
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Location: 1km inland of Hartenbos
Observed: 31st May 2012
Added: 3rd January 2015
Likely ID: Crossyne guttata
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Description:

ciliate, fringed leaves flat on ground on clay soils with manganese rich gravel; documents its occurrence well east of Swellendam (E limit according to CP2)

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Crossyne at Airfield

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By: outrampsandra
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Location: Mossel Bay Airfield
Observed: 9th May 2014
Added: 21st July 2014
Likely ID: Crossyne guttata
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Crossyne guttata

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By: Jannie Groenewald
Custodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersOverberg Lowlands Conservation Trust
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Location: Briers-Louw Nature Reserve
Observed: 11th July 2014
Added: 14th July 2014
Likely ID: Crossyne guttata
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Crossyne guttata

Crossyne guttata
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Mossel Bay Airfield
Observed: 9th May 2014
Added: 27th May 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Description:

Leaves with hairy margins.

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Crossyne_guttata

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Location: Riverlands Nature Reserve
Observed: 16th April 2014
Added: 17th April 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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rr

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By: Riaan
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Location: Malagas Pont, Malagas
Observed: 26th March 2014
Added: 27th March 2014
Identifications:3
Agreements:7
Comments:2
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Crossyne

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By: Stuart ShearerStuart Shearer’s reputation in PlantsStuart Shearer’s reputation in PlantsStuart Shearer’s reputation in PlantsStuart Shearer’s reputation in Plants
Location: Dump area, Greyton Commonage
Observed: 1st March 2014
Added: 2nd March 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
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Crossyne guttata

Crossyne guttata
By: Nick Helme
Botanical Society of South AfricaProtea Atlas Project
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Location: Lion's Head, TMNP
Observed: 25th March 2006
Added: 11th February 2014
Likely ID: Crossyne guttata
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Description:

Peninsula Granite Fynbos, first autumn after fire

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Crossyne guttata leaves - Harmony Flats

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By: carina l
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Location: Harmony Flats
Observed: 11th September 2012
Added: 27th January 2014
Identifications:1
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Description:

Leaves about 25 cm long. Hairy margins.

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Crossyne leaves - Harmony Flats

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By: carina l
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Location: Harmony Flats
Observed: 9th September 2012
Added: 27th January 2014
Identifications:1
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Description:

Leaves about 80 mm wide. Hairy margins points to Crossyne guttata.

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