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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, Monday, 9 December 2019, we have 6,822 native or naturalised species in the database for Zambia. There are 25,311 images for 3,191 species, of which 3,143 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.

09 Nov 2019 Orthochilus thomsonii
30 Oct 2019 Vigna pygmaea
30 Oct 2019 Vigna phoenix
30 Oct 2019 Hypericum scioanum
30 Oct 2019 Polygala nyikensis
18 Oct 2019 Spermacoce chaetocephala
11 Oct 2019 Hesperantha petitiana
11 Oct 2019 Agathisanthemum globosum
10 Oct 2019 Drimia sanguinea
10 Oct 2019 Protea angolensis var. angolensis

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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 9 December 2019

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