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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, 26 June 2016, we have 6537 native or naturalised species in the database for Zambia. There are 16261 images for 2434 species, of which 2396 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.

23 Jun 2016 Acanthopale confertiflora
20 Jun 2016 Memecylon myrianthum
11 Jun 2016 Adenia stenodactyla
11 Jun 2016 Lotononis listii
08 Jun 2016 Torenia thouarsii
04 Jun 2016 Congolanthus longidens
01 Jun 2016 Commelina benghalensis
01 Jun 2016 Tricliceras brevicaule var. rosulatum
13 May 2016 Aspidoglossum interruptum
11 May 2016 Ochna pulchra subsp. pulchra

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Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2016). Flora of Zambia: Home page., retrieved 26 June 2016

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