SA Cycads 4+

Cycads of South Africa

Elardus Erasmus

Designed for iPad

    • 5.0 • 8 Ratings
    • $11.99



South African cycad identification, 700+ quality zoom-able photos/images of plants, leaves and cones, illustrated terminology and growing conditions.

An app about cycads that are indigenous to South Africa.

- Easy ID: identify cycads by following a step-by-step ID key, and make use of the illustrated terminology along the way.
- Quality photos: 700+ zoomable photos and images of the plant's general appearance, vegetative characteristics and cones - both male and female!
- View information such as the IUCN Red List status and growing conditions per species.
- Navigate the app with ease, to make your love of cycads even more enjoyable.
- Price info: view the value of the various species, based on plant size (2018 based).
- Make use of the Price Slider. Perfect to get a quick price estimation at those fast paced sales/auctions.

What’s New

Version 1.05

- Added E. msinganus male cone pictures
- Address a few cosmetic changes
- Fix species name display on the price slider page when a species subform is selected from a filtered list
- Correct appearance if the device's dark mode is enabled
- Clarified that the prices are 2018 based

Ratings and Reviews

5.0 out of 5
8 Ratings

8 Ratings

DGH88 ,

South African Cycad

It’s a very good app to help ID South Africa cycad with cones detail. I do wish it would also have close up leaflets details of various forms and hopefully it would expand to all cycad of Africa.

Whiplash ,

Not too bad

Pretty good in fact.

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  • Family Sharing

    Up to six family members can use this app with Family Sharing enabled.

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