Observations in the Order: Poales

Ficinia radiata at Zuurvlak

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By: Kate Snaddon
Location: Zuurvlak or Suurvlak
Observed on: 29th October 2014
Added to iSpot: 26th November 2014
Initial ID: Ficinia radiata
Identifications: 1
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Grass seeds eaten by Striped Mouse

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Garden Route Botanical Gardens
Observed on: 22nd November 2014
Added to iSpot: 24th November 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 5
Comments: 0

Plant

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Location: Spruit St, Dullstroom
Observed on: 23rd November 2014
Added to iSpot: 24th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Bread, beer, whiskey - alive with possibilities

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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: R511, Bojanala
Observed on: 13th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 21st November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 6
Comments: 8

Helmuthia?

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By: gregnicolson
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Location: N7, Cape Farms
Observed on: 18th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 20th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 2

Grass

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Location: N7, Cape Farms
Observed on: 18th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 20th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
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Cyperus

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By: gregnicolson
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Location: N7, Cape Farms
Observed on: 18th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 20th November 2014
Identifications: 1
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Willdenowia

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By: gregnicolson
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Location: N7, Cape Farms
Observed on: 18th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 20th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
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Grass

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By: gregnicolson
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Location: N7, Cape Farms
Observed on: 18th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 20th November 2014
Likely ID: Bromus diandrus
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
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Willdenowia stokoei

Willenowia stokoei- 1600m
By: Nick Helme
Botanical Society of South AfricaProtea Atlas Project
Plants expert
Location: Bokkeveld Sneeukop, descent gulley
Observed on: 8th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 20th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
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Description: fairly common on rocky slopes from 1600 - 1900m; robust culms to 50cm, with very large bracts; rhizomatous

Thamnochortus schlechteri

Thamno schlechteri
By: Nick Helme
Botanical Society of South AfricaProtea Atlas Project
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Location: Bokkeveld Sneeukop, e base
Observed on: 7th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 20th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
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Description: dominant on sandy flats in this area; characteristic pale, papery bracts; to 1m

Restio nanus

Restio nanus 2000m
By: Nick Helme
Botanical Society of South AfricaProtea Atlas Project
Plants expert
Location: Bokkeveld Sneeukop, summit
Observed on: 8th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 20th November 2014
Likely ID: Restio nanus
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
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Description: the dominant restio on shallow sands on alpine plateaus in the Cederberg - Hex region, above 1800m. Culms curly, to 25cm

Red grass

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By: sallyslak
Botanical Society of South Africa
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Location: Les path
Observed on: 20th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 20th November 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 0
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Carex mossii (H.back)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
Cape NatureGarden Route Botanical GardenProtea Atlas ProjectSouth African National Parks
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Location: Hogsback (Kettle spout trail)
Observed on: 19th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 19th November 2014
Likely ID: Carex mossii
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Hiking De Hel

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By: MViljoen
South African National Parks Honorary Rangers
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Location: De Hel
Observed on: 17th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 19th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 2

Restio

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By: Anri Marais
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersGroen SebenzaSouth African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Table Mountain National Park
Observed on: 29th October 2014
Added to iSpot: 19th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

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By: Warren GF
South African National Parks Honorary Rangers
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Location: Die Hel
Observed on: 17th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 19th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Water plant in slow flowing pools

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By: CharlDeacon
Location: R45, WC
Observed on: 16th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 19th November 2014
Likely ID: Isolepis
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Giant grass - Giant problem

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By: Fynbosphil
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Location: Pretoria National Botanical Gardens
Observed on: 11th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 19th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Cyperaceae - Boosmansbos Trail

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By: outrampsandra
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Observed on: 12th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 19th November 2014
Identifications: 3
Agreements: 1
Comments: 2
Description: ID please! This spunky little sedge definitely stole my heart the moment I squizzed its antennae under magnification! Tufts in clumps lining the path drenched by puddles. Tufts 10-12cm across. Inflorescence 25-30cm. Length of spikelets 4mm.

Grass by Rudzani

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By: goukammarangers
Cape Nature
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Location: Goukamma Nature Reserve
Observed on: 18th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 19th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Grass

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By: gregnicolson
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Location: R366, West Coast DC
Observed on: 18th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 18th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Restio

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By: gregnicolson
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Location: Unnamed Road, West Coast DC
Observed on: 18th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 18th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 1

Grass

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By: gregnicolson
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Location: Unnamed Road, West Coast DC
Observed on: 18th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 18th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Mini sedge

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By: gregnicolson
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Location: R366, West Coast DC
Observed on: 18th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 18th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Riverbed Grass

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By: gregnicolson
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Location: R366, West Coast DC
Observed on: 18th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 18th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

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By: gregnicolson
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Location: Unnamed Road, West Coast DC
Observed on: 18th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 18th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Wetland plant

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By: gregnicolson
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Location: R366, West Coast DC
Observed on: 18th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 18th November 2014
Likely ID: Fuirena
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Juncus

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By: gregnicolson
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Location: R366, West Coast DC
Observed on: 18th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 18th November 2014
Likely ID: Juncus effusus
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Grass

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By: gregnicolson
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Location: R366, West Coast DC
Observed on: 18th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 18th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Geelbek Fieldwork

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By: MViljoen
South African National Parks Honorary Rangers
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Location: Geelbek, West Coast National Park
Observed on: 21st January 2014
Added to iSpot: 18th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Large Turtle Grass

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By: Warren GF
South African National Parks Honorary Rangers
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Location: Die Hel
Observed on: 17th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 18th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

Hiking De Hel

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By: MViljoen
South African National Parks Honorary Rangers
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Location: Rhodes Dr, Witteboomen
Observed on: 17th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 18th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

Restio strobolifer

Restio strobilifer - aff insignis 1800m
By: Nick Helme
Botanical Society of South AfricaProtea Atlas Project
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Location: Bokkeveld Sneeukop, descent gulley
Observed on: 8th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 18th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0
Description: common element in gulleys and on cooler slopes with deeper soils, from 1700- 2000m; to 60cm tall

Hiking Table Mountain Camps Bay Side

Hiking Table Mountain Camps Bay Side
By: MViljoen
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Observed on: 13th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 18th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Elegia mucronata tb

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By: outramps
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Location: Grootvadersbosch Nature Reserve
Observed on: 13th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 18th November 2014
Likely ID: Elegia mucronata
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
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Elegia capensis dt

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By: outramps
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Location: Grootvadersbosch Nature Reserve
Observed on: 11th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 18th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Hiking De Hel

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By: MViljoen
South African National Parks Honorary Rangers
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Location: M41, Witteboomen
Observed on: 17th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 17th November 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Sedge eaten by Vlei Rat

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Garden Route Botanical Gardens
Observed on: 16th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 17th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Themeda triandra

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Location: Luiperdkloof trout lodge, Utrecht
Observed on: 11th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 16th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Caterpillar grass

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By: Janet TaylorJanet Taylor's reputation in PlantsJanet Taylor's reputation in Plants
Location: Luiperdkloof trout lodge, Utrecht
Observed on: 11th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 16th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Alloteropsis semialata

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By: Janet TaylorJanet Taylor's reputation in PlantsJanet Taylor's reputation in Plants
Location: Luiperdkloof trout lodge, Utrecht
Observed on: 11th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 16th November 2014
Likely ID: Black-Seed Finger Grass (Alloteropsis semialata)
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 1
Description: Black 'seeds", furry leaves

Cymbopogon plurinodis

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By: Nicky
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Location: Mosslands Two River Trail
Observed on: 27th September 2014
Added to iSpot: 16th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 1

Cyperus denudatus

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By: Nicky
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Location: Mosslands Two River Trail
Observed on: 27th September 2014
Added to iSpot: 14th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Cyperus textilis

Cyperus textilis
By: Nicky
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Location: Mosslands Two River Trail
Observed on: 27th September 2014
Added to iSpot: 14th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Hydrophilus rattrayi

Hydrophilus rattrayi
By: Nick Helme
Botanical Society of South AfricaProtea Atlas Project
Plants expert
Location: Bokkeveld Sneeukop, seeps
Observed on: 8th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 14th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 1
Description: usually in seepage areas, where it may be common; monotypic; pale, papery bracts with darker centres

Unknown grass

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By: Stevo
South African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Porseleinberg Riebeek-Kasteel Swartland
Observed on: 7th October 2014
Added to iSpot: 14th November 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 2
Comments: 3

Cyperaceae

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Location: Pine Valley, near sharp bend by SEC substation
Observed on: 1st April 2007
Added to iSpot: 13th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0
Description: Sedge. Moist area amongst rocks in sourveld grassland.

Cyperus sexangularis

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Location: Mlawula Nature Reserve, weir near old entrance
Observed on: 8th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 13th November 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0
Description: Sedge. Permanent river.

Jointed Flatsedge (Cyperus articulatus)

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Location: Mlawula Nature Reserve, weir near old entrance
Observed on: 8th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 13th November 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0
Description: Sedge. Permanent river.

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