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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, Saturday, 15 December 2018, we have 6,774 native or naturalised species in the database for Zambia. There are 22,437 images for 3,008 species, of which 2,962 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.

14 Dec 2018 Hibiscus calyphyllus
14 Dec 2018 Solanum anguivi
11 Dec 2018 Chionanthus battiscombei
11 Dec 2018 Ammocharis baumii
08 Dec 2018 Croton megalocarpus
28 Nov 2018 Pseudolachnostylis maprouneifolia
28 Nov 2018 Cissus aralioides
22 Nov 2018 Tapiphyllum discolor
22 Nov 2018 Sorindeia katangensis
16 Nov 2018 Sesamum angolense

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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 15 December 2018

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