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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, 24 May 2018, we have 6,730 native or naturalised species in the database for Zambia. There are 20,839 images for 2,895 species, of which 2,852 are native or naturalised and 43 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.

22 May 2018 Megastachya mucronata
20 May 2018 Vigna unguiculata
18 May 2018 Myrianthus holstii
16 May 2018 Chlorophytum sphacelatum var. milanjianum
16 May 2018 Rhynchosia divaricata
26 Apr 2018 Pupalia micrantha
15 Apr 2018 Indigofera rhynchocarpa var. rhynchocarpa
31 Mar 2018 Justicia divaricata
23 Mar 2018 Hermannia eenii
22 Mar 2018 Euphorbia mossambicensis

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