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About the website

This site provides information about the flowering plants and ferns of Zambia. This is a sister site to the Flora of Botswana, Caprivi, Malawi, Mozambique and Zimbabwe websites, which together cover the Flora Zambesiaca area.

The principal contributors to the site are Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings, Mark Hyde and Meg Coates Palgrave.

As of today, Tuesday, 25 April 2017, we have 6,667 native or naturalised species in the database for Zambia. There are 18,054 images for 2,650 species, of which 2,609 are native or naturalised and 41 are purely cultivated.

The Site history page gives details of the latest additions to the site. There is also a Frequently Asked Questions page.

Nature Zambia

Read more of Mike Bingham's writings on the Nature Zambia website. Follow the Latest Additions link to see an article on the Vegetation of Namwala district, Zambia.

View recently edited pages

As a guide to where to look for new content, below are details of some of the most recently updated pages. Further recently updated species may be found on this page.

24 Apr 2017 Rytigynia umbellulata
24 Apr 2017 Strophanthus eminii
19 Apr 2017 Globimetula mweroensis
19 Apr 2017 Orthochilus walleri
19 Apr 2017 Albizia versicolor
19 Apr 2017 Gladiolus dalenii subsp. dalenii (yellow form)
12 Apr 2017 Sclerocroton cornutus
12 Apr 2017 Tetracera masuiana
07 Apr 2017 Pteleopsis anisoptera
07 Apr 2017 Rhus kirkii

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Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2017). Flora of Zambia: Home page., retrieved 25 April 2017

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