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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, 20 June 2019, we have 6,785 native or naturalised species in the database for Zambia. There are 24,410 images for 3,132 species, of which 3,085 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.

19 Jun 2019 Nothoperanema squamiseta
18 Jun 2019 Pilea rivularis
13 Jun 2019 Monotes africanus
13 Jun 2019 Thesium fastigiatum
30 May 2019 Vangueria cyanescens
28 May 2019 Satyrium volkensii
28 May 2019 Vanilla polylepis
28 May 2019 Trochomeria polymorpha
28 May 2019 Rangaeris muscicola
28 May 2019 Xysmalobium holubii

Mike Bingham   Annette Willemen   Nicholas Wightman   Bart Wursten   Petra Ballings   Mark Hyde   Meg Coates Palgrave
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