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Scolopia stolziiOur current sample image is of Scolopia stolzii. 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, Nicholas Wightman, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings, Mark Hyde and Meg Coates Palgrave.

As of today, Saturday, 20 January 2018, we have 6,715 native or naturalised species in the database for Zambia. There are 19,510 images for 2,850 species, of which 2,807 are native or naturalised and 43 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.

18 Jan 2018 Streptocarpus rhodesianus
18 Jan 2018 Euphorbia luapulana
18 Jan 2018 Monadenium hirsutum
18 Jan 2018 Monadenium herbaceum
18 Jan 2018 Chlorophytum sphacelatum var. hockii
18 Jan 2018 Solanecio mannii
18 Jan 2018 Aloe mkushiana
17 Jan 2018 Gaertnera paniculata
14 Jan 2018 Solanum viarum
10 Jan 2018 Dioscorea hirtiflora subsp. pedicellata

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Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2018). Flora of Zambia: Home page., retrieved 20 January 2018

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