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Psammotropha myrianthaOur current sample image is of Psammotropha myriantha. 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, Monday, 27 March 2017, we have 6,647 native or naturalised species in the database for Zambia. There are 17,981 images for 2,641 species, of which 2,600 are native or naturalised and 41 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.

23 Mar 2017 Scleria racemosa
22 Mar 2017 Scleria rehmannii
22 Mar 2017 Scleria schimperiana
17 Mar 2017 Palisota schweinfurthii
17 Mar 2017 Mallotus oppositifolius var. oppositifolius
16 Mar 2017 Scleria pooides
16 Mar 2017 Scleria distans
16 Mar 2017 Scleria pergracilis
16 Mar 2017 Lipocarpha nana
14 Mar 2017 Scleria lagoensis

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Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2017). Flora of Zambia: Home page., retrieved 27 March 2017

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