Observations in the Genus: Polygala

English Name: Milkworts

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Polygala

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Location: 30, Deining Street Stillbay
Observed on: 16th August 2014
Added to iSpot: 20th August 2014
Identifications: 1
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butterfly flower

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Location: N2, Albertinia
Observed on: 17th August 2014
Added to iSpot: 20th August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
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Polygala peduncularis

 Polygala sp.
By: Nicky
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Location: Pauline Bohnen Nature Reserve, Stilbaai
Observed on: 25th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 19th August 2014
Likely ID: Polygala
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 0
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Butterflybush

Butterflybush
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Location: Bredasdorp Mountains above Napier - Batcaves
Observed on: 17th August 2014
Added to iSpot: 18th August 2014
Likely ID: Polygala
Identifications: 1
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Polygala scabra

 Polygala scabra
By: Nicky
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Location: Kapteinskloof
Observed on: 8th August 2014
Added to iSpot: 13th August 2014
Likely ID: Polygala scabra
Identifications: 1
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Polygala microlopha var. gracilis

Polygala microlopha
By: Nicky
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Location: Kapteinskloof
Observed on: 8th August 2014
Added to iSpot: 13th August 2014
Likely ID: Polygala microlopha var. gracilis
Identifications: 1
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Polygala

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Location: Mariepskop
Observed on: 3rd July 2014
Added to iSpot: 13th August 2014
Likely ID: Polygala virgata
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Polygala

Polygala
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Location: Vandersterrberg High Peak
Observed on: 11th August 2014
Added to iSpot: 12th August 2014
Likely ID: Polygala mossii
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 0
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Polygala scabra

 Polygala scabra
By: Nicky
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Kapteinskloof
Observed on: 8th August 2014
Added to iSpot: 9th August 2014
Likely ID: Polygala scabra
Identifications: 1
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Polygala ericaefolia

 Polygala ericaefolia
By: Nicky
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Location: Dune Molerat Trail
Observed on: 1st August 2014
Added to iSpot: 5th August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
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kliph_226

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By: Patrick HanekomPatrick Hanekom's reputation in Plants
Location: Kliphuis
Observed on: 28th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 1st August 2014
Likely ID: Polygala
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
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Polygala myrtifolia

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Location: St Michaels Ave, Natures Valley
Observed on: 21st July 2014
Added to iSpot: 29th July 2014
Likely ID: September Bush (Polygala myrtifolia)
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 1

September Bush

Habit of Polygala myrtilifolia
By: Charles Stirton
Overberg Lowlands Conservation Trust
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Location: 3, Bay View Rd, Balnarring Beach, Victoria, Australia
Observed on: 13th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 27th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Small polygala

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Location: Pauline Bohnen NR
Observed on: 25th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 27th July 2014
Identifications: 3
Agreements: 0
Comments: 1

Polygala myrtifolia var. myrtifolia

 Polygala myrtifolia var. myrtifolia
By: Nicky
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Location: Stilbaai
Observed on: 25th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 27th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
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Polygala

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Location: R305, Heidelberg
Observed on: 24th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 26th July 2014
Likely ID: Polygala
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
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Description: spreading ground cover

Polygala

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Location: R305, Heidelberg
Observed on: 24th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 26th July 2014
Likely ID: Polygala
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
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Description: herb with thin leaves (200 mm), somewhat prickly at the tip, flowers borne on short racemes.

Polygala on way to Saddle July 14

Polygala on way to Saddle July 14 (1)
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Location: on the way to the Saddle.
Observed on: 12th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 13th July 2014
Likely ID: Polygala
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
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Description: Pine-like leaves. The shaving-brush bit edged in purple.

Butterflybush

Butterflybush
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Location: Assegaai Trails Purple s of centre to Pilgrims Rest
Observed on: 26th June 2014
Added to iSpot: 8th July 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

Polygala hotentota

Polygala virgata
By: Suvarna_PB
Custodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersSouth African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Waroonga Farm
Observed on: 25th January 2012
Added to iSpot: 4th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
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Septemberbos

Septemberbos
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Location: Grunter St, St Lucia
Observed on: 26th June 2014
Added to iSpot: 1st July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

Polygala myrtifolia ...

Polygala myrtifolia
By: Brian KD2
Custodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersEastern Cape Parks & Tourism AgencyOutrampsSea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Akkerdal, Baviaanskloof
Observed on: 25th May 2014
Added to iSpot: 30th June 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
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J03g08 - Flowers in Lesotho

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Location: district Leribe, Lesotho
Observed on: 17th December 2009
Added to iSpot: 30th June 2014
Likely ID: Polygala
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Septemberbush

Septemberbush
By: tony rebelo
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Location: Assegaai Trails Red Tree to Piggy Dam
Observed on: 24th June 2014
Added to iSpot: 30th June 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

Claspingleaf Butterflybush

Claspingleaf Butterflybush
By: tony rebelo
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Location: Jonaskop lower slopes
Observed on: 11th June 2014
Added to iSpot: 28th June 2014
Likely ID: Polygala
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 1

Polygala transvaalensis subsp. kagerensis

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Observed on: 28th September 2011
Added to iSpot: 27th June 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
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Description: Small herb. Rocky area in open sourveld grassland.

Polygala sp.

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Location: Malolotja Nature Reserve, workshop vlei
Observed on: 16th November 2011
Added to iSpot: 25th June 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0
Description: Herb. Vlei in open sourveld grassland.

Polygala sp.

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Location: Mantenga, road between entrance and village
Observed on: 28th March 2012
Added to iSpot: 20th June 2014
Likely ID: Polygala
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0
Description: Herb, purple flowers. Riverbank/riverine woodland.

Polygala sphenoptera var. sphenoptera

Polygala
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Location: Mlawula Nature Reserve
Observed on: 28th December 2013
Added to iSpot: 19th June 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0
Description: Small herb, yellow and purple flowers

Skaap-ertjie

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Location: Farm Neuras, D850, Hardap
Observed on: 24th March 2014
Added to iSpot: 19th June 2014
Likely ID: Skaap-ertjie (Polygala leptophylla)
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Polygala scabra

 Polygala scabra
By: Nicky
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: N12
Observed on: 2nd June 2014
Added to iSpot: 15th June 2014
Likely ID: Polygala scabra
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Polygala

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By: SandveldSandveld's reputation in PlantsSandveld's reputation in PlantsSandveld's reputation in PlantsSandveld's reputation in Plants
Location: N2, Albertinia
Observed on: 8th June 2014
Added to iSpot: 11th June 2014
Likely ID: Polygala
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0
Description: weak shrublet, needle-like leaves

September Bush visited by Carpenter Bee

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Garden Route Botanical Gardens
Observed on: 8th June 2014
Added to iSpot: 8th June 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 6
Comments: 0

Budding Disa?

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By: vynbos
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Location: Above the MCSA Hut, Vergelegen, Somerset West
Observed on: 7th June 2014
Added to iSpot: 8th June 2014
Likely ID: Polygala
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 4
Description: Looks like it has a beard. So either a boring Polygala (no offense) or an exciting Disa

Matjies Toothbrush

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By: outrampsandra
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Location: Matjiesvlei road, Calitzdorp
Observed on: 27th May 2014
Added to iSpot: 7th June 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Big polyg - Ladismith WCape

Big polyg - Ladismith WCape
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Location: Vergenoeg contour, Ladismith WCape
Observed on: 24th May 2014
Added to iSpot: 1st June 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 6
Comments: 0
Description: Bushes up to about 1.5 m. Flowers large.

Polygala

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By: Lee JonesLee Jones is knowledgeable about PlantsLee Jones's earned reputation in PlantsLee Jones's earned reputation in PlantsLee Jones's earned reputation in PlantsLee Jones's earned reputation in PlantsLee Jones's earned reputation in Plants
Location: Southern Anysberg Kloof path lower
Observed on: 16th December 2013
Added to iSpot: 1st June 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0
Description: Spreading bush to around 400mm. Leaves terete and very lightly hirsute.

Little polygala - Ladismith WCape

Little polygala - Ladismith WCape
By: Marion MacleanMarion Maclean is knowledgeable about PlantsMarion Maclean's earned reputation in PlantsMarion Maclean's earned reputation in PlantsMarion Maclean's earned reputation in PlantsMarion Maclean's earned reputation in PlantsMarion Maclean's earned reputation in Plants
Location: Vergenoeg old lands, Ladismith WCape
Observed on: 24th May 2014
Added to iSpot: 31st May 2014
Likely ID: Polygala
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0
Description: Disclaimer: the gale force winds of this Saturday meant that most of my pics are rubbish. I had to crawl back to the farmhouse because I got blown over if I stood up. I persevered anyway.

Polygala

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Location: Bergplaas Outeniquas
Observed on: 23rd May 2014
Added to iSpot: 24th May 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Butterflybush

Butterflybush
By: tony rebelo
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Location: Twelveapostles summit trail n Grootkop
Observed on: 10th November 2013
Added to iSpot: 24th May 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Butterflybush

Butterflybush
By: tony rebelo
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Location: Solva Elgin Valley Transpalmiet
Observed on: 3rd November 2013
Added to iSpot: 22nd May 2014
Likely ID: Polygala
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Polygala

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By: E. Eifler
Custodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersOverberg Lowlands Conservation Trust
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Location: De Vlei 14.05.14
Observed on: 15th May 2014
Added to iSpot: 21st May 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Polygala uncinata ...

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By: Brian KD2
Custodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersEastern Cape Parks & Tourism AgencyOutrampsSea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: De Doorns, Baviaanskloof
Observed on: 18th February 2014
Added to iSpot: 21st May 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Polygala myrtifolia

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By: Nature's Valley...
Natures Valley Trust
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Location: Fynbos reserve, Natures Valley
Observed on: 15th May 2014
Added to iSpot: 21st May 2014
Likely ID: Polygala myrtifolia
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

OGNATRES - Podalyria

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By: InaIna's reputation in PlantsIna's reputation in Plants
Location: Tsitsikamma coast
Observed on: 11th May 2014
Added to iSpot: 16th May 2014
Identifications: 4
Agreements: 4
Comments: 1
Description: Small tree 1.8 m, few flowers (too early still?), leaves silky soft.Pink flowers 25mm.

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Location: Chapmans Peak Dr
Observed on: 12th May 2014
Added to iSpot: 12th May 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 2
Description: "no leafs" stems about 200-300mm. Don't know if leafs are "scraped" of or only come after flower!

Polygala sp.

Polygala sp.
By: Cameron McMaster
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersIndigenous Bulb Association of South AfricaLepidopterists' Society of AfricaOverberg Lowlands Conservation TrustSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Lower Chiltern, Cathcart, East Cape
Observed on: 7th April 2014
Added to iSpot: 11th May 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 3
Description: Shrub 30-40cm tall

Purple and green flower

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By: Aedan_123
Location: Botanical Gardens
Observed on: 17th April 2014
Added to iSpot: 11th May 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Butterflybush

Butterflybush
By: tony rebelo
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Location: Groottoren181 Riviersonderend Mtns
Observed on: 17th October 2013
Added to iSpot: 9th May 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Butterflybush

Butterflybush
By: tony rebelo
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Location: Boerboenekloof Rooiberg
Observed on: 14th October 2013
Added to iSpot: 7th May 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

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