Sample image from the Zambia flora

Tamarindus indicaOur current sample image is of Tamarindus indica. Click on the thumbnail image to see the full image or click on the species name to find out more.
Reload the page to see further images of Zambian plants.

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, Saturday, 19 September 2020, we have 6,831 native or naturalised species in the database for Zambia. There are 26,551 images for 3,266 species, of which 3,213 are native or naturalised and 53 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.

13 Sep 2020 Artemisiopsis villosa
03 Sep 2020 Hedythyrsus thamnoideus
29 Aug 2020 Cynanchum praecox
29 Aug 2020 Bergia polyantha
29 Aug 2020 Ceropegia papillata
23 Aug 2020 Turraea nilotica
14 Aug 2020 Desmodium ospriostreblum
08 Aug 2020 Pycnosphaera buchananii
27 Jul 2020 Vernonia jelfiae var. albida
27 Jul 2020 Vernonia perrottetii

Mike Bingham✝   Annette Willemen   Nicholas Wightman   Bart Wursten   Petra Ballings   Mark Hyde   Meg Coates Palgrave
younga(at)   annettewillemen(at)   zambeziflora(at)   btwursten(at)   ballings.petra(at)   mahyde(at)   megcp(at)

Saturday, 19 September 2020

Plant name search

Facebook group:

Link to go to our Facebook group


Botanic Garden Meise Jstor logo

Kew logo

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-20

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2020). Flora of Zambia: Home page., retrieved 19 September 2020

Site software last modified: 9 January 2020 11:02am
Terms of use