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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 the late Mike Bingham✝, Annette Willemen, Nicholas Wightman, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings, Mark Hyde and Meg Coates Palgrave.

As of today, Sunday, 25 August 2019, we have 6,818 native or naturalised species in the database for Zambia. There are 24,886 images for 3,160 species, of which 3,112 are native or naturalised and 48 are purely cultivated.

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

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.

DateSpecies
15 Aug 2019 Eulophia schweinfurthii
12 Aug 2019 Stolzia repens var. repens
11 Aug 2019 Bulbophyllum rugosibulbum
10 Aug 2019 Bolusiella iridifolia subsp. picea
03 Aug 2019 Eragrostis cylindriflora
03 Aug 2019 Eragrostis arenicola
03 Aug 2019 Eragrostis aethiopica
02 Aug 2019 Chloris pycnothrix
02 Aug 2019 Echinochloa colona
02 Aug 2019 Dinebra retroflexa var. condensata

Mike Bingham✝   Annette Willemen   Nicholas Wightman   Bart Wursten   Petra Ballings   Mark Hyde   Meg Coates Palgrave
younga(at)ukzn.ac.za   annettewillemen(at)gmail.com   nicholas.wightman(at)hotmail.com   btwursten(at)gmail.com   ballings.petra(at)telenet.be   mahyde(at)gmail.com   megcp(at)zol.co.zw

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Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-19

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2019). Flora of Zambia: Home page.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/index.php, retrieved 25 August 2019

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