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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, Tuesday, 17 September 2019, we have 6,821 native or naturalised species in the database for Zambia. There are 24,944 images for 3,169 species, of which 3,121 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
15 Sep 2019 Moraea schimperi
11 Sep 2019 Lepidotrichilia volkensii
09 Sep 2019 Nephrangis filiformis
06 Sep 2019 Holothrix longiflora
05 Sep 2019 Graphorkis lurida
05 Sep 2019 Gladiolus virgineus
05 Sep 2019 Lapeirousia erythrantha
05 Sep 2019 Freesia grandiflora
05 Sep 2019 Habenaria walleri
05 Sep 2019 Gladiolus erectiflorus

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

Tuesday, 17 September 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 17 September 2019

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