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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, Wednesday, 21 February 2018, we have 6,717 native or naturalised species in the database for Zambia. There are 19,601 images for 2,858 species, of which 2,815 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.

19 Feb 2018 Ipomoea prismatosyphon var. prismatosyphon
19 Feb 2018 Triumfetta dekindtiana
13 Feb 2018 Justicia anselliana
13 Feb 2018 Ceropegia bonafouxii
09 Feb 2018 Ochna puberula
09 Feb 2018 Sericorema sericea
09 Feb 2018 Ampelocissus obtusata subsp. kirkiana
09 Feb 2018 Lantana angolensis
09 Feb 2018 Vangueria proschii
09 Feb 2018 Tephrosia vogelii

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Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2018). Flora of Zambia: Home page., retrieved 21 February 2018

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