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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, Tuesday, 6 December 2016, we have 6612 native or naturalised species in the database for Zambia. There are 17301 images for 2552 species, of which 2514 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.

04 Dec 2016 Agelanthus zizyphifolius subsp. vittatus
28 Nov 2016 Protea petiolaris subsp. elegans
28 Nov 2016 Protea petiolaris subsp. petiolaris
28 Nov 2016 Eleutherine bulbosa
28 Nov 2016 Protea welwitschii
28 Nov 2016 Protea rupestris
21 Nov 2016 Gladiolus serenjensis
21 Nov 2016 Gladiolus serapiiflorus
16 Nov 2016 Lapeirousia odoratissima
16 Nov 2016 Jodrellia fistulosa

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