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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, 29 August 2016, we have 6606 native or naturalised species in the database for Zambia. There are 16971 images for 2517 species, of which 2479 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.

26 Aug 2016 Sebaea pentandra var. burchellii
24 Aug 2016 Haumaniastrum caeruleum
22 Aug 2016 Plukenetia africana
21 Aug 2016 Athroisma stuhlmannii
20 Aug 2016 Deinbollia borbonica
18 Aug 2016 Hippocratea pallens
16 Aug 2016 Eriospermum mackenii subsp. mackenii
08 Aug 2016 Xylopia rubescens
08 Aug 2016 Curculigo pilosa
08 Aug 2016 Basananthe baumii var. baumii

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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 29 August 2016

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