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Senecio gerrardii

Capitula of Senecio gerrardii.
Common names: foma, leshwabe, moroborobo o monyenyane (Sesotho)
Family: Asteraceae

... in late summer and autumn (March and April). Senecio gerrardii occurs most commonly in Mpumalanga, Swaziland, ... and copious amounts of fertile seed are produced. Senecio Not much is known about the cultivation of Senecio gerrardii and it is not likely to become a popular garden subject. ...

17 / 07 / 2017 | Marinda Koekemoer | National Herbarium Pretoria
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Senecio oxyriifolius

Senecio oxyriifolius has discoid, yellow flowerheads
Common names: false nasturtium (Eng.); kappertjieblaar (Afr.); idumbe, idumbe lasendhle, ihlula (isiZulu)
Family: Asteraceae

... Alice Notten, Kirstenbosch NBG June 2016   Senecio oxyriifolius is a fleshy, perennial herb, 0.3–1 m high, with a ... flowers in spring and summer (Sep.–May). Senecio oxyriifolius is very similar to, and often confused with, S. ...

20 / 06 / 2016 | Lungani Mlaba | Kwazulu-Natal NBG
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Senecio littoreus

Senecio littoreus
Common names: coast senecio (Eng.), geelhongerblom (Afr.)
Family: Asteraceae

... National Botanical Garden November 2015 Senecio littoreus is an erect, hairless annual up to 400 mm high. The leaves ... have a bristly pappus and are dispersed by wind. Senecio Sow seeds in late summer to autumn (March-April), in a ...

16 / 11 / 2015 | Roger Oliver | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Senecio arenarius

Senecio arenarius
Common names: hongerblom (Afr.)
Family: Asteraceae

... beetles play a role in pollinating this species. Senecio Harvest seed from late September to middle October. Sow seed in ... Oncosiphon grandiflorum and O. suffruticosum , Senecio elegans and S. littoreus , Cotula duckittiae and ...

21 / 09 / 2015 | Roger Oliver | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Senecio barbertonicus

Flowerhead
Common names: succulent bush senecio, Barberton senecio, Barberton groundsel, Barberton coltsfoot, lemon bean bush, finger-leaved senecio
Family: Asteraceae

... August 2014         Senecio barbertonicus is a dense bushy perennial shrub reaching heights of ... the flower tubes. The species flowers in winter. Senecio barbertonicus grows in rather dry, sandy areas among rock outcrops ...

18 / 08 / 2014 | Cynthia Mikateko Baloyi | Pretoria NBG
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Senecio inornatus

Flowerheads
Common names: tall marsh senecio (Eng.); groot vlei-senecio (Afr.); Inkanga, Uhlabo (isiZulu); Lehlongoana-le-leholo (Southern Sotho).
Family: Asteraceae

... Pretoria National Herbarium April 2014   Senecio inornatus is a robust perennial herb with one or more stems from an ... Flowering time is from December to March. Senecio inornatus occurs along grassland and forest margins, on moist grassy ...

21 / 04 / 2014 | Cynthia Mikateko Baloyi | National Herbarium Pretoria
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Senecio speciosissimus

Senecio speciosissimus flowers
Common names: none
Family: Asteraceae

... Botanical Garden November 2013   Senecio speciosissimus is a fast-growing plant with lance-shaped leaves which ... almost 2 m. This plant is often incorrectly identified as Senecio coleophyllus , which is much lower in height (about 0.5-1.0 m tall), ...

03 / 11 / 2013 | Benjamin Festus | Harold Porter NBG
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Senecio macrocephalus

Senecio macrocephalus
Common names: ngoakoane-ea-loti, sebea-mollo (South Sotho); ihlaba lenkomo (Xhosa); mountain senecio (Eng.)
Family: Asteraceae

... National Herbarium, Pretoria December 2011 Senecio macrocephalus is a perennial herb which grows up to 0.4 m tall with ... found flowering for longer periods. Senecio macrocephalus grows wild in Eastern Cape, KwaZulu-Natal, Mpumalanga, ...

12 / 12 / 2011 | Marinda Koekemoer | National Herbarium Pretoria
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Senecio bryoniifolius

The Bryony-leaved flowering ivy
Common names: Bryony-leaved flowering ivy
Family: Asteraceae

... of those of the related popular flowering ivy ( Senecio macroglossus ). According to Herman et al. (2004) South Africa and Namibia accommodate 314 Senecio species of which 45 are succulent. The genus Senecio is the ...

03 / 05 / 2010 | Ernst van Jaarsveld | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Senecio hederiformis

Senecio hederiformis flower and leaves
Common names: ivy-leaved senecio
Family: Asteraceae

... Species Programme June 2009 Senecio hederiformis is a perennial herb, but woody around the base of the ... This type of seed is known as a cypsela. Senecio hederiformis grows in crevices with humus-rich soils and accumulated ...

22 / 06 / 2009 | Lize Von Staden | TSP
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Senecio exuberans

Inflorescence © Peter Wragg
Common names: none recorded
Family: Asteraceae

... Threatened Species Programme September 2007 Senecio exuberans is a perennial herb. It has a thickened woody rootstock, ... means that they can only be found in this unique habitat. Senecio exuberans is one such endemic, and grows in sandstone grasslands ...

03 / 09 / 2007 | Lize Agenbag | TSP
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Senecio tamoides

Flowers and leaves
Common names: canary creeper ( Eng. ); kanarieklimop (Afr.); uqobaqoba (Zulu)
Family: Asteraceae

... the Tricoloured Tiger and Delegorgue's Prince moth feed on Senecio species. Seeds are wind dispersed. Senecio The long, green, smooth stems need support to climb and this can be ...

04 / 04 / 2005 | Cherise Viljoen | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Senecio glastifolius

Senecio glastifolius
Common names: large Senecio (Eng.); waterdissel (Afr.)
Family: Asteraceae

... are easy to recognize in the veld. In the wild, Senecio glastifolius occurs naturally on the south coast of South Africa from ... waterdissel , which translates to water thistle. Senecio glastifolius is often seen after fires and in disturbed areas where ...

07 / 10 / 2002 | Liesl Van der Walt | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Senecio macroglossus

Senecio macroglossus
Common names: flowering Ivy, madeliefie-klimop, Cape Ivy, Natal Ivy,
Family: Asteraceae

... the plant, but are soon carried off by the breeze. Senecio macroglossus is found on the eastern coast of South Africa from ... commonly found growing in forest and thicket margins. Senecio   Senecio macroglossus does well in sun or ...

04 / 03 / 2002 | Christien Malan | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Senecio elegans

Senecio elegans
Common names: wild Cineraria (Eng.); strandblommetjie (Afr.)
Family: Asteraceae

... by bees and beetles and the seed is wind dispersed. Senecio Senecio elegans may be a bit weedy by some gardener’s standards, but ...

09 / 10 / 2000 | Liesl Van der Walt | Kirstenbosch NBG
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