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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, 23 October 2019, we have 6,823 native or naturalised species in the database for Zambia. There are 25,236 images for 3,186 species, of which 3,138 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.

DateSpecies
18 Oct 2019 Spermacoce chaetocephala
11 Oct 2019 Agathisanthemum globosum
11 Oct 2019 Hesperantha petitiana
10 Oct 2019 Drimia sanguinea
10 Oct 2019 Gladiolus pusillus
10 Oct 2019 Gladiolus erectiflorus
10 Oct 2019 Protea angolensis var. angolensis
10 Oct 2019 Protea matonchiana
08 Oct 2019 Vicia paucifolia subsp. malosana
03 Oct 2019 Rytigynia adenodonta var. reticulata

Mike Bingham✝   Annette Willemen   Nicholas Wightman   Bart Wursten   Petra Ballings   Mark Hyde   Meg Coates Palgrave
younga(at)ukzn.ac.za   annettewillemen(at)gmail.com   nicholas.wightman(at)hotmail.com   btwursten(at)gmail.com   ballings.petra(at)telenet.be   mahyde(at)gmail.com   megcp(at)zol.co.zw

Wednesday, 23 October 2019


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Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2019). Flora of Zambia: Home page.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/index.php, retrieved 23 October 2019

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