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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 February 2017, we have 6,626 native or naturalised species in the database for Zambia. There are 17,858 images for 2,610 species, of which 2,568 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
24 Feb 2017 Combretum psidioides
22 Feb 2017 Khaya anthotheca
21 Feb 2017 Tabernaemontana pachysiphon
21 Feb 2017 Voacanga thouarsii
16 Feb 2017 Pycreus polystachyos var. laxiflorus
16 Feb 2017 Cyperus articulatus
16 Feb 2017 Cyperus turrillii
16 Feb 2017 Agelanthus fuellebornii
16 Feb 2017 Cyperus cyperoides
16 Feb 2017 Cyperus denudatus var. denudatus

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

Sunday, 26 February 2017


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Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-17

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2017). Flora of Zambia: Home page.
http://www.zambiaflora.com/index.php, retrieved 26 February 2017

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