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Riviersonderend


A species list for the Riviersonderend Mountains, comprising the mountains from Villiersdorp to Stormsvlei and eastwards. Included are the Greyton-McGregor trails and the Riviersonderend area.

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  
     
Hakea drupacea (old suaveolens) Sweet Needlebush, Soetspeldebos  
Hakea gibbosa Rock Needlebush, Harigespeldebos  
Hakea sericea Silky Needlebush, Syerigespeldebos  
     
Leucadendron brunioides brunioides Foetid Conebush, Tolletjies  
Leucadendron burchellii Riviersonderend Conebush  
Leucadendron coriaceum Rosette Conebush  
Leucadendron eucalyptifolium Tall Yellowbush, Grootgeelbos  
Leucadendron gandogeri Broadleaf Conebush, Berggeelbos  
Leucadendron laureolum Golden Sunshinebush, Louriertolbos  
Leucadendron microcephalum Oilbract Conebush  
Leucadendron nervosum Silkyruff Conebush, Syblaartolbos  
Leucadendron platyspermum Plateseed Conebush, Knobkerrie  
Leucadendron rubrum Spinningtop Conebush, Tolletjiesbos  
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 calligerum Arid Pincushion, Luisiebossie  
Leucospermum cuneiforme Wartstem Pincushion, Gewoneluisiesbos  
Leucospermum formosum Silverleaf Wheel Pincushion  
Leucospermum harpagonatum McGregor Pincushion Endemic
Leucospermum lineare Needleleaf Pincushion, Assegaaibosspeldkussing  
Leucospermum oleifolium Overberg Pincushion  
Leucospermum rodolentum Sandveld Pincushion, Sandveldluisiesbos  
Leucospermum utriculosum Breede River Pincushion  
     
Mimetes argenteus Silver Pagoda, Vaalstompie  
Mimetes cucullatus Common Pagoda, Rooistompie  
     
Paranomus adiantifolius Hairstyle Sceptre  
Paranomus bolusii Overberg Sceptre  
Paranomus capitatus Fineleaf Sceptre  
Paranomus dispersus Longhead Sceptre  
Paranomus sceptrum-gustavianus King Gustav's Sceptre, Septerpluimbos  
     
Protea acaulos Common Ground Sugarbush  
Protea acuminata Blackrim Sugarbush, Sederbergroos  
Protea amplexicaulis Claspingleaf Sugarbush, Bloekomblaarsuikerbos  
Protea aurea aurea Common Shuttlecock Sugarbush, Geelsuikerkan  
Protea burchellii Burhell's Sugarbush, Blinksuikerbos  
Protea caespitosa Bishop Sugarbush  
Protea cordata Heartleaf Sugarbush, Hartblaarsuikerbos  
Protea coronata Green Sugarbush, Groenhofiesuikerbos  
Protea cynaroides King Sugarbush, Koningsuikerbos  
Protea decurrens Linearleaf Sugarbush, Overbergsesuikerbos  
Protea effusa Scarlet Sugarbush  
Protea grandiceps Red Sugarbush, Rooisuikerkan  
Protea humiflora Patentleaf Sugarbush, Rottesuikerbos  
Protea laurifolia Greyleaf Sugarbush, Louriersuikerbos  
Protea longifolia Longleaf Sugarbush, Langblaarsuikerbos  
Protea lorea Thongleaf Sugarbush  
Protea lorifolia Strapleaf Sugarbush, Riemblaarsuikerbos  
Protea magnifica Queen Sugarbush, Baardsuikerbos  
Protea neriifolia Narrowleaf Sugarbush, Blousuikerbos  
Protea nitida Wagon Tree, Waboom  
Protea punctata Water Sugarbush, Waterwitsuikerbos  
Protea repens Common Sugarbush, Suikerbos  
Protea restionifolia Reedleaf Sugarbush  
Protea scabra Sandpaperleaf Sugarbush, Skurweblaargroundsuikerbos  
Protea speciosa Brownbeard Sugarbush, Bruinbaardsuikerbos  
Protea scorzonerifolia Channeleaf Sugarbush  
Protea subulifolia Awlleaf Sugarbush, Naaldblaarsuikerbos  
     
Serruria acrocarpa (name incorrect, to be replaced) Common Rootstock Spiderhead  
Serruria altiscapa Stately Spiderhead  
Serruria (dodii-acrocarpa) Porterville Spiderhead  
Serruria elongata Longstalk Spiderhead  
Serruria fasciflora Common Pin Spiderhead, Speldespinnekopbos  
Serruria gremialis Riviersonderend Spiderhead  
Serruria heterophylla Spindly Spiderhead  
Serruria inconspicua Cryptic Spiderhead  
Serruria phylicoides Bearded Spiderhead, Donsigespinnekopbos  
Serruria rostellaris Remote Spiderhead  
Serruria rubricaulis Redstem Spiderhead  
Serruria stellata Star Spiderhead Endemic
Serruria viridifolia Mat Spiderhead Endemic
Serruria williamsii King Spiderhead Endemic
Serruria zeyheri Matchstick Spiderhead  
     
Sorocephalus alopecurus Woollystalk Powderpuff Endemic
Sorocephalus crassifolius Flowerless Powderpuff Endemic
Sorocephalus pinifolius Longleaf Powderpuff Endemic
Sorocephalus teretifolius Pinhead Powderpuff  
     
Spatalla argentea Silverleaf Triplespoon Endemic
Spatalla colorata Shiny Unispoon Not yet atlassed
Spatalla curvifolia Whitestalk Unispoon  
Spatalla longifolia Pinkstalk Unispoon  
Spatalla parilis Spike Unispoon  
Spatalla propinqua Lax Triplespoon  
Spatalla salsoloides Kinkstyle Unispoon  
Spatalla setacea Needleleaf Unispoon  
Spatalla thyrsiflora Swanneck Triplespoon  

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