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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, Nicholas Wightman, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings, Mark Hyde and Meg Coates Palgrave.

As of today, Wednesday, 21 November 2018, we have 6,774 native or naturalised species in the database for Zambia. There are 22,385 images for 3,002 species, of which 2,956 are native or naturalised and 46 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.

16 Nov 2018 Sesamum angolense
12 Nov 2018 Hippocratea volkensii
10 Nov 2018 Mostuea brunonis var. brunonis
10 Nov 2018 Hippocratea goetzei
08 Nov 2018 Nidorella spartioides
08 Nov 2018 Psydrax whitei
07 Nov 2018 Sonchus bipontini
07 Nov 2018 Bersama abyssinica subsp. engleriana
05 Nov 2018 Vernonia syringifolia
05 Nov 2018 Crotalaria natalitia var. rutshuruensis

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Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2018). Flora of Zambia: Home page., retrieved 21 November 2018

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