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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, Monday, 22 April 2019, we have 6,782 native or naturalised species in the database for Zambia. There are 23,442 images for 3,082 species, of which 3,036 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.

21 Apr 2019 Chlorophytum andongense
18 Apr 2019 Satyrium coriophoroides
17 Apr 2019 Buchnera cryptocephala var. cryptocephala
17 Apr 2019 Buchnera quadrifaria
17 Apr 2019 Anthospermum usambarense
15 Apr 2019 Satyrium shirense
15 Apr 2019 Aeollanthus engleri
14 Apr 2019 Habenaria petraea
13 Apr 2019 Eriosema flexuosum
12 Apr 2019 Anisopappus chinensis subsp. chinensis var. buchwaldii

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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 22 April 2019

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