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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, Wednesday, 1 April 2020, we have 6,830 native or naturalised species in the database for Zambia. There are 26,310 images for 3,245 species, of which 3,194 are native or naturalised and 51 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.

30 Mar 2020 Amaranthus retroflexus
23 Mar 2020 Oeceoclades saundersiana
23 Mar 2020 Xysmalobium sessile
18 Mar 2020 Cardiospermum corindum
16 Mar 2020 Romulea camerooniana
13 Mar 2020 Holothrix longiflora
13 Mar 2020 Satyrium coriophoroides
13 Mar 2020 Triumfetta digitata
13 Mar 2020 Pasaccardoa grantii
13 Mar 2020 Macrotyloma stipulosum

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