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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, Thursday, 18 July 2019, we have 6,786 native or naturalised species in the database for Zambia. There are 24,775 images for 3,149 species, of which 3,101 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.

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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.

18 Jul 2019 Crotalaria becquetii subsp. turgida
17 Jul 2019 Crotalaria recta
13 Jul 2019 Maerua kirkii
13 Jul 2019 Gymnosporia putterlickioides
13 Jul 2019 Maerua parvifolia
13 Jul 2019 Salvadora persica var. persica
10 Jul 2019 Polygala albida subsp. stanleyana
10 Jul 2019 Crepidorhopalon rupestris
09 Jul 2019 Lessertia benguellensis
07 Jul 2019 Phacelurus huillensis

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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 18 July 2019

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