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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, Thursday, 23 May 2019, we have 6,782 native or naturalised species in the database for Zambia. There are 24,078 images for 3,121 species, of which 3,074 are native or naturalised and 47 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 May 2019 Heteromorpha involucrata
16 May 2019 Indigofera goetzei
16 May 2019 Plectranthus masukensis var. masukensis
14 May 2019 Parinari capensis subsp. capensis
14 May 2019 Polygala welwitschii subsp. pygmaea
14 May 2019 Pleiotaxis antunesii
14 May 2019 Polystachya concreta
14 May 2019 Protea micans subsp. trichophylla
14 May 2019 Polystachya modesta
14 May 2019 Protea angolensis var. roseola

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