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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, Tuesday, 19 March 2019, we have 6,778 native or naturalised species in the database for Zambia. There are 22,801 images for 3,031 species, of which 2,985 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.

18 Mar 2019 Plectranthus acaulis
16 Mar 2019 Disperis bifida
16 Mar 2019 Pilea tetraphylla
16 Mar 2019 Disa satyriopsis
15 Mar 2019 Justicia mollugo
14 Mar 2019 Streptocarpus wittei
14 Mar 2019 Amphiasma luzuloides
13 Mar 2019 Pentas decora var. decora
13 Mar 2019 Moraea macrantha
11 Mar 2019 Delphinium leroyi

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Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2019). Flora of Zambia: Home page., retrieved 19 March 2019

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