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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, Monday, 26 September 2016, we have 6608 native or naturalised species in the database for Zambia. There are 17089 images for 2533 species, of which 2495 are native or naturalised and 38 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.

21 Sep 2016 Encephalartos schmitzii
21 Sep 2016 Craterosiphon quarrei
21 Sep 2016 Gnidia involucrata
21 Sep 2016 Viridivia suberosa
21 Sep 2016 Peddiea fischeri
21 Sep 2016 Breonadia salicina
21 Sep 2016 Hydrostachys polymorpha
21 Sep 2016 Fadogia triphylla var. triphylla
21 Sep 2016 Rytigynia umbellulata
21 Sep 2016 Fadogia verdickii

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