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Ipomoea coptica var. copticaOur current sample image is of Ipomoea coptica var. coptica. Click on the thumbnail image to see the full image or click on the species name to find out more.
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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, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings, Mark Hyde and Meg Coates Palgrave.

As of today, Wednesday, 4 May 2016, we have 6487 native or naturalised species in the database for Zambia. There are 16126 images for 2424 species, of which 2387 are native or naturalised and 37 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.

DateSpecies
07 Apr 2016 Acacia polyacantha subsp. campylacantha
07 Apr 2016 Crinum aurantiacum
07 Apr 2016 Ficus trichopoda
07 Apr 2016 Anisophyllea boehmii
07 Apr 2016 Entada arenaria subsp. arenaria
07 Apr 2016 Bauhinia tomentosa
07 Apr 2016 Caesalpinia decapetala
04 Apr 2016 Schizobasis angolensis
04 Apr 2016 Erythrina baumii
04 Apr 2016 Tinnea antiscorbutica

Mike Bingham   Annette Willemen   Bart Wursten   Petra Ballings   Mark Hyde   Meg Coates Palgrave
mgbinghamzambia(at)gmail.com   annettewillemen(at)gmail.com   ndundu(at)zol.co.zw   ballings.petra(at)telenet.be   mahyde(at)gmail.com   megcp(at)zol.co.zw

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Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-16

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2016). Flora of Zambia: Home page.
http://www.zambiaflora.com/index.php, retrieved 4 May 2016

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