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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, 17 October 2018, we have 6,738 native or naturalised species in the database for Zambia. There are 22,012 images for 2,974 species, of which 2,930 are native or naturalised and 44 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.

17 Sep 2019 Protea heckmanniana var. heckmanniana
15 Oct 2018 Englerophytum magalismontanum
14 Oct 2018 Dicliptera aculeata
14 Oct 2018 Cotula anthemoides
12 Oct 2018 Kotschya uguenensis
12 Oct 2018 Kotschya recurvifolia subsp. recurvifolia
11 Oct 2018 Euphorbia schimperiana var. pubescens
10 Oct 2018 Dissotis princeps var. candolleana
10 Oct 2018 Eriocaulon pictum
09 Oct 2018 Mussaenda rivularis var. redheadii

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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 17 October 2018

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