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Ziziphus mucronata subsp. mucronataOur current sample image is of Ziziphus mucronata subsp. mucronata. 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, 23 October 2017, we have 6,712 native or naturalised species in the database for Zambia. There are 19,223 images for 2,823 species, of which 2,781 are native or naturalised and 42 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
17 Oct 2017 Kohautia caespitosa subsp. brachyloba
15 Oct 2017 Nymphoides forbesiana
12 Oct 2017 Nemum angolense
12 Oct 2017 Momordica charantia
11 Oct 2017 Veronica anagallis-aquatica
10 Oct 2017 Orthochilus milnei
08 Oct 2017 Ochna gambleoides
05 Oct 2017 Eriosema pumilum var. pumilum
04 Oct 2017 Setaria sphacelata
29 Sep 2017 Combretum celastroides subsp. laxiflorum

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