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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, Sunday, 14 February 2016, we have 6420 native or naturalised species in the database for Zambia. There are 15422 images for 2384 species, of which 2350 are native or naturalised and 34 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
13 Feb 2016 Grewia avellana
10 Feb 2016 Polygala erioptera subsp. erioptera
10 Feb 2016 Indigofera schimperi var. schimperi
08 Feb 2016 Acalypha segetalis
06 Feb 2016 Cleome rubella
05 Feb 2016 Schizobasis intricata
05 Feb 2016 Anthericopsis sepalosa
05 Feb 2016 Croton leuconeurus subsp. leuconeurus
04 Feb 2016 Bergia pentheriana
02 Feb 2016 Manihot glaziovii

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 14 February 2016

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