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Kogelberg


A species list for the Kogelberg region, from Somerset West to Houwhoek and Rooiels to Bot River, including the Kogelberg, Groenlandberg and Somerset Sneeukop Ranges.

Comments welcome! Please remember to atlas any unlisted species, AND include a herbarium specimen for verification.

Scientific Name Common Names Notes
Aulax cancellata Channelleaf Featherbush, Naaldblaarkanariebos  
Aulax pallasia Needleleaf Featherbush  
Aulax umbellata Broadleaf Featherbush, Veerkanariebos  
     
Brabejum stellatifolium Wild Almond, Wildeamandel  
     
Diastella divaricata montana Mountain Silkypuff  
Diastella fraterna Palmiet Silkypuff Endemic
Diastella thymelaeoides meridiana Hangklip Silkypuff Endemic
Diastella thymelaeoides thymelaeoides Kogelberg Silkypuff Endemic
     
Hakea drupacea (old suaveolens) Sweet Needlebush, Soetspeldebos  
Hakea gibbosa Rock Needlebush, Harigespeldebos  
Hakea sericea Silky Needlebush, Syerigespeldebos  
     
Leucadendron argenteum Silvertree, Witteboom  
Leucadendron coniferum Dune Conebush, Duinegeelbos  
Leucadendron gandogeri Broadleaf Conebush, Berggeelbos  
Leucadendron globosum Grabouw Conebush Endemic
Leucadendron lanigerum lanigerum Shale Conebush, Grofblaartolbos  
Leucadendron laureolum Golden Sunshinebush, Louriertolbos  
Leucadendron linifolium Lineleaf Conebush, Duineknoppiesbos  
Leucadendron microcephalum Oilbract Conebush  
Leucadendron modestum Roughleaf Conebush, Skugtertolbos  
Leucadendron platyspermum Plateseed Conebush, Knobkerrie  
Leucadendron rubrum Spinningtop Conebush, Tolletjiesbos  
Leucadendron sessile Western Sunbush, Kleinkoprosettolbos  
Leucadendron salicifolium Common Stream Conebush, Riviertolbos  
Leucadendron salignum Common Sunshine Conebush, Knoppiesgeelbos  
Leucadendron spissifolium spissifolium Common Spearleaf Conebush, Vleigeelbos  
Leucadendron teretifolium Needleleaf Conebush, Waterbossie  
Leucadendron tinctum Spicey Conebush, Toffeeappel  
Leucadendron xanthoconus Sickleleaf Conebush, Blinkblaartolbos  
     
Leucospermum bolusii Gordons Bay Pincushion, Witluisie Endemic
Leucospermum calligerum Arid Pincushion, Luisiebossie  
Leucospermum cordatum Heartleaf Pincushion Endemic
Leucospermum cordifolium The Pincushion, Bobbejaanklou  
Leucospermum conocarpodendron viridum Green Tree Pincushion, Goudboom  
Leucospermum gracile Hermanus Pincushion  
Leucospermum guienzii Kloof Fountain Pincushion  
Leucospermum lineare Needleleaf Pincushion, Assegaaibosspeldkussing  
Leucospermum oleifolium Overberg Pincushion  
Leucospermum prostratum Yellow Trailing Pincushion, Geelrankspeldekussing  
Leucospermum truncatulum Ovalleaf Pincushion, Patrysbos  
     
Mimetes arboreus Kogelberg Pagoda, Kogelbergvaalstompie Endemic
Mimetes argenteus Silver Pagoda, Vaalstompie  
Mimetes capitulatus Conical Pagoda, Skraalstompie  
Mimetes cucullatus Common Pagoda, Rooistompie  
Mimetes hirtus Marsh Pagoda, Vleistompie  
Mimetes hottentoticus Matchstick Pagoda, Vuurhoutjiestompie Endemic
     
Orothamnus zeyheri Marsh Rose, Bergroos  
     
Paranomus adiantifolius Hairstyle Sceptre  
Paranomus bolusii Overberg Sceptre  
Paranomus nova Palmiet Sceptre Endemic
Paranomus sceptrum-gustavianus King Gustav's Sceptre, Septerpluimbos  
Paranomus spicatus Kogelberg Sceptre Endemic
     
Protea acaulos Common Ground Sugarbush  
Protea amplexicaulis Claspingleaf Sugarbush, Bloekomblaarsuikerbos  
Protea angustata Kleinmond Sugarbush  
Protea aspera Roughleaf Sugarbush  
Protea burchellii Burhell's Sugarbush, Blinksuikerbos  
Protea caespitosa Bishop Sugarbush  
Protea cordata Heartleaf Sugarbush, Hartblaarsuikerbos  
Protea coronata Green Sugarbush, Groenhofiesuikerbos  
Protea compacta Bot River Sugarbush, Suikerkan  
Protea cynaroides King Sugarbush, Koningsuikerbos  
Protea grandiceps Red Sugarbush, Rooisuikerkan  
Protea lacticolor Hottentot Sugarbush, Witsuikerbos  
Protea laurifolia Greyleaf Sugarbush, Louriersuikerbos  
Protea lepidocarpodendron Blackbeard Sugarbush, Swartbaardsuikerbos  
Protea longifolia Longleaf Sugarbush, Langblaarsuikerbos  
Protea lorea Thongleaf Sugarbush  
Protea magnifica Queen Sugarbush, Baardsuikerbos  
Protea mundii Forest Sugarbush, Woudwitsuikerbos  
Protea neriifolia Narrowleaf Sugarbush, Blousuikerbos  
Protea nitida Wagon Tree, Waboom  
Protea repens Common Sugarbush, Suikerbos  
Protea restionifolia Reedleaf Sugarbush  
Protea rupicola Krantz Sugarbush, Kranssuikerbos  
Protea scabra Sandpaperleaf Sugarbush, Skurweblaargroundsuikerbos  
Protea scorzonerifolia Channelleaf Sugarbush  
Protea speciosa Brownbeard Sugarbush, Bruinbaardsuikerbos  
Protea scolymocephala Thistle Sugarbush, Witskollie  
Protea scorzonerifolia Channeleaf Sugarbush  
Protea stokoei Pink Sugarbush, Blosendesuikerbos Endemic
Protea subulifolia Awlleaf Sugarbush, Naaldblaarsuikerbos  
Serruria acrocarpa (name incorrect, to be replaced) Common Rootstock Spiderhead  
Serruria adscendens Kleinmond Spiderhead  
Serruria altiscapa Stately Spiderhead  
Serruria deluvialis Grass Spiderhead Endemic
Serruria elongata Longstalk Spiderhead  
Serruria fasciflora Common Pin Spiderhead, Speldespinnekopbos  
Serruria flagellifolia Houwhoek Spiderhead  
Serruria gremialis Riviersonderend Spiderhead  
Serruria heterophylla Spindly Spiderhead  
Serruria inconspicua Cryptic Spiderhead  
Serruria krausii Snowball Spiderhead Endemic
Serruria phylicoides Bearded Spiderhead, Donsigespinnekopbos  
Serruria rostellaris Remote Spiderhead  
Serruria rubricaulis Redstem Spiderhead  
     
Sorocephalus clavigerus Erect Powderpuff Endemic
Sorocephalus palustris Mat Powderpuff Endemic
Sorocephalus tenuifolius Diminutive Powderpuff Endemic
     
Spatalla curvifolia Whitestalk Unispoon  
Spatalla longifolia Pinkstalk Unispoon  
Spatalla mollis Woolly Unispoon Endemic
Spatalla prolifera Palmiet Unispoon Endemic
Spatalla racemosa Laxstalk Unispoon  
Spatalla setacea Needleleaf Unispoon  

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