Observations in the Genus: Solanum

English Name: Bitterapples

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Solanum africanum

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Location: De Hoop Nature Reserve
Observed on: 13th April 2014
Added to iSpot: 21st April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
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Solanum africanum

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By: Janeen Nichols
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersFriends of Silvermine Nature AreaIndigenous Bulb Association of South Africa
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Location: 16, Seemeeu St
Observed on: 12th April 2014
Added to iSpot: 14th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
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Tomato like plant with thorny stems

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Location: 426, 6th Rd
Observed on: 13th April 2014
Added to iSpot: 13th April 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0
Description: Tomato like plant with thorny stems.

Wild Tomato

Wild Tomato
By: tony rebelo
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Location: Langrietvlei
Observed on: 23rd March 2014
Added to iSpot: 13th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
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Sosobo

Sosobo
By: tony rebelo
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Location: Langrietvlei
Observed on: 22nd March 2014
Added to iSpot: 10th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
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Bitterapples being eaten by Death's Head Hawk Moth lavae

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Garden Route Botanical Gardens
Observed on: 1st February 2013
Added to iSpot: 9th April 2014
Likely ID: Bitterapples (Solanum hermannii)
Identifications: 1
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Bitterapples being eaten by Death's Head Hawk Moth lavae

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Garden Route Botanical Gardens
Observed on: 1st February 2013
Added to iSpot: 9th April 2014
Likely ID: Bitterapples (Solanum hermannii)
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
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Solanum africanum

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Location: Agulhas National Park
Observed on: 4th March 2014
Added to iSpot: 6th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Solanum rigescens (01453)

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Location: Tsitsikamma National Park, around Storms River Mouth Camp
Observed on: 1st March 2014
Added to iSpot: 4th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
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Solanum africanum (01446)

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Location: Tsitsikamma National Park, west of Nature's Valley
Observed on: 28th February 2014
Added to iSpot: 2nd April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Satansbos in nursery

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By: Justin du ToitJustin du Toit's reputation in PlantsJustin du Toit's reputation in PlantsJustin du Toit's reputation in PlantsJustin du Toit's reputation in Plants
Location: 1, Elands River Road
Observed on: 22nd January 2014
Added to iSpot: 31st March 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 5

Solanum

 Solanum sp.
By: Nicky
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (South Cape)Succulent Society of South Africa
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Location: Hogsback
Observed on: 15th March 2014
Added to iSpot: 26th March 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Solanum sp.

Solanum sp.
By: Nicky
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (South Cape)Succulent Society of South Africa
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Location: Hogsback
Observed on: 15th March 2014
Added to iSpot: 26th March 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 0
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Description: Very well armed shrub about 1m tall.

Solanum giganteum

 Solanum giganteum
By: Nicky
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (South Cape)Succulent Society of South Africa
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Location: Half-collared Kingfisher Trail
Observed on: 14th February 2014
Added to iSpot: 25th March 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Solanum

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By: qgrobler
Eastern Cape Parks & Tourism Agency
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Location: Dwesa Nature Reserve
Observed on: 18th March 2014
Added to iSpot: 19th March 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Sea Tomato

Sea Tomato
By: tony rebelo
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Location: Slangkop Lighthouse trail
Observed on: 1st February 2014
Added to iSpot: 12th March 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Solanum who?

Solanum cf rigescens sf Kranshoek
By: outrampsandra
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Location: Kranshoek
Observed on: 3rd March 2014
Added to iSpot: 11th March 2014
Identifications: 1
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Description: Bright purple flowers, distinct yellow stamens. About 1m.

Sosoba

Sosoba
By: tony rebelo
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Location: Cecilia track to Eagles Nest and Constantia Neck
Observed on: 25th January 2014
Added to iSpot: 9th March 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Solanum mauritianum (Bugweed)

 Solanum mauritianum (Bugweed)
By: Nicky
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (South Cape)Succulent Society of South Africa
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Location: Ronde Valley 187 Portion 14
Observed on: 1st March 2014
Added to iSpot: 4th March 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 6
Comments: 0
Description: Plants aobut 4m tall. Indingenous to South America

Solanum

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By: FR de Villiers
Botanical Society of South Africa
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Location: Wolkberg
Observed on: 15th January 2014
Added to iSpot: 3rd March 2014
Likely ID: Solanum
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Solanum africanum

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Location: R102, Kareedouw
Observed on: 22nd February 2014
Added to iSpot: 27th February 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 5
Comments: 0
Description: About 50m from the sea, Tsitsikamma coast

solanum africanum

solanum africanum
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Location: Coney Glen
Observed on: 21st February 2014
Added to iSpot: 24th February 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Solanum by Rudzani

Solanum
By: goukammarangers
Cape Nature
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Location: Goukamma Nature Reserve
Observed on: 14th February 2014
Added to iSpot: 17th February 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

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By: william benn
Cape Nature
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Location: R305, Still Bay East
Observed on: 5th February 2014
Added to iSpot: 14th February 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 2
Comments: 1

Solanum

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By: Andrew Hankey
Africa Nature TrainingBushveld Experience Skills & TrainingLepidopterists' Society of AfricaSouth African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: 15, Lud Hersch Avenue
Observed on: 11th February 2014
Added to iSpot: 14th February 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Prickley temptation

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By: Richard Adcock
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered Wildflowers
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Location: Piketberg
Observed on: 9th February 2014
Added to iSpot: 10th February 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 2
Description: Spiny herb to 40cm. Stems with yellow/browny-red spines, also under leaf vein.

Solanum

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By: Andrew Hankey
Africa Nature TrainingBushveld Experience Skills & TrainingLepidopterists' Society of AfricaSouth African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: S1, Kruger National Park
Observed on: 8th February 2014
Added to iSpot: 10th February 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Dronkbessie, Slangkoppunt

Solanum africanum, Dronkbessie, Slangkoppunt, 1498
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Location: Near Kommetjiepunt
Observed on: 1st February 2014
Added to iSpot: 3rd February 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Dronkbessie, Featherbeds Nature Reserve, Knysna

Solanum africanum, Dronkbessie, Featherbeds Nature Reserve, 0923
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Location: Featherbeds Nature Reserve
Observed on: 22nd January 2014
Added to iSpot: 3rd February 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Solanum

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By: FR de Villiers
Botanical Society of South Africa
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Location: Rietvlei dam
Observed on: 16th December 2013
Added to iSpot: 29th January 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Solanum linnaeanum

Solanum linnaeanum
By: Nicky
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (South Cape)Succulent Society of South Africa
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Location: Die Vleie
Observed on: 17th April 2013
Added to iSpot: 29th January 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0
Description: Plant about 1.5m tall.

Solanum

Solanum
By: Wynand Uys
Kruger2Canyons
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Location: Blyde River bushveld and wetlands near Hoedspruit
Observed on: 26th January 2014
Added to iSpot: 27th January 2014
Identifications: 3
Agreements: 1
Comments: 7
Description: Shrublets up to about 450mm tall. No thorns. Fruit about 18-20mm diameter.

Lots of weeds: Sosoba

Lots of weeds: Sosoba
By: tony rebelo
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Location: Dreyersdal lot Tussendal Street
Observed on: 11th January 2014
Added to iSpot: 23rd January 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Lots of weeds: Nightshade

Lots of weeds: Nightshade
By: tony rebelo
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Location: Dreyersdal lot Tussendal Street
Observed on: 11th January 2014
Added to iSpot: 23rd January 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Tomato

Tomato
By: tony rebelo
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Location: Buffelsbay to Venus Pool coastal trail
Observed on: 29th December 2013
Added to iSpot: 22nd January 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Solanum capsicoides

Solanum capsicoides
By: Graham G
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered Wildflowers
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Location: Argyle Rd, Glenmore
Observed on: 4th January 2014
Added to iSpot: 17th January 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 4
Description: This is a roadside plant - possibly a garden escapee. Apparently this is a alien species from Brazil, which has naturalised around Durban and has now found its way down the KZN south coast. It will be interesting to see if anyone else has observed this species in KZN.

Poison Apple

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By: Mike Rex
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Location: Sentry Hill - Botsalano Game Reserve
Observed on: 1st January 2014
Added to iSpot: 14th January 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Slangappel

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Location: 30, Deining Street
Observed on: 8th January 2014
Added to iSpot: 8th January 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 1

Solanum pseudocapsicum (Jerusalem cherry)

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Location: Bloukrans NR
Observed on: 4th January 2014
Added to iSpot: 8th January 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 6
Comments: 0

small shrub

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By: MickyOrreyMickyOrrey's reputation in PlantsMickyOrrey's reputation in PlantsMickyOrrey's reputation in Plants
Location: ERF1024, Rhodes Dr
Observed on: 5th January 2014
Added to iSpot: 5th January 2014
Likely ID: Solanum nigrum
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Solanum sisymbriifolium

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By: johanbaard
South African National Parks
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Location: 5, Vitry Ave, PE
Observed on: 2nd January 2014
Added to iSpot: 3rd January 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
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Description: 350mm tall, spinescent. Young plant.

Bitterappel

Solanum incanum
By: Jan-Hendrik
Botanical Society of South AfricaSouth African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Brandfort District
Observed on: 28th December 2013
Added to iSpot: 29th December 2013
Likely ID: Bitterappel (Solanum incanum)
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Nighshade in Lowveld forest

Solanum flower
By: Wynand Uys
Kruger2Canyons
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Location: Blyde River Near Hoedspruit
Observed on: 26th December 2013
Added to iSpot: 29th December 2013
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 6
Description: Erect herb about 600mm. Tiny flowers, about 8-9mm diameter when petals are open. Fruit 5-6mm diameter. Heavily eaten by Ladybirds, their larvae and by Grasshoppers.

Solanum fruits

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Location: 1B, Skuitpad Rd
Observed on: 26th December 2013
Added to iSpot: 26th December 2013
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Solanum

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Location: 13, Basjan St
Observed on: 26th December 2013
Added to iSpot: 26th December 2013
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Plant

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Location: Dullstroom
Observed on: 24th December 2013
Added to iSpot: 24th December 2013
Likely ID: Solanum
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Solanum tomentosum var. tomentosum

Solanum tomentosum var. tomentosum
By: Nicky
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Location: Attakwas in the Outeniqua Mountains
Observed on: 26th August 2011
Added to iSpot: 23rd December 2013
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0
Description: Shrub about 0.5m tall.

Groot Bitterappel

Solanum flowers
By: Wynand Uys
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Location: R527, Hoedspruit
Observed on: 11th December 2013
Added to iSpot: 12th December 2013
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 5
Description: Shrub about 0.5m tall. Stems and leaf ribs armed with recurved prickles. White flowers, tinged mauve. Mauve leaf margins. Stems and undersides of leaves densely covered in a whitish felt of stellate hairs. Fruit large, 45mm diameter.

Aartappelplant

Aartappelplant
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Location: 31, Kamassie St
Observed on: 26th October 2013
Added to iSpot: 11th December 2013
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 2

Solanum spp.

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Location: R330, Cape St Francis
Observed on: 3rd December 2013
Added to iSpot: 5th December 2013
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Species with which Bitterapples (Solanum) interacts

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