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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, 25 September 2017, we have 6,713 native or naturalised species in the database for Zambia. There are 19,000 images for 2,805 species, of which 2,764 are native or naturalised and 41 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.

21 Sep 2017 Crotalaria involutifolia
19 Sep 2017 Crotalaria lachnocarpoides
19 Sep 2017 Crotalaria goetzei
19 Sep 2017 Crotalaria lukafuensis
19 Sep 2017 Crotalaria ringoetii
18 Sep 2017 Crotalaria lachnophora
18 Sep 2017 Crotalaria microcarpa
18 Sep 2017 Crotalaria laburnifolia subsp. laburnifolia
18 Sep 2017 Crotalaria sphaerocarpa subsp. sphaerocarpa
18 Sep 2017 Sorghum versicolor

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