Flora of Zimbabwe

Welcome to the Flora of Zimbabwe website

Sample image from the Zimbabwe flora

Sterculia appendiculataOur current sample image is of Sterculia appendiculata. Click on the thumbnail image to see the full image or click on the species name to find out more.
Reload the page to see further images of Zimbabwean plants.

About the website

This site is work in progress towards an e-flora of Zimbabwe and is a joint venture between Bart Wursten, Mark Hyde, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave. We expect that it will also be useful for people living in neighbouring countries, namely Botswana, Malawi, Mozambique, South Africa and Zambia as parts of their flora are similar to that of Zimbabwe.

As of today, Friday, 29 August 2014, there are 17498 images for 3314 species, of which 3172 are native or naturalised and 142 are purely cultivated.

The Site history page gives details of the latest additions to the site. There is also a frequently asked questions page.

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:

DateSpecies
24 Aug 2014 Ficus sansibarica subsp. sansibarica
22 Aug 2014 Limosella maior
19 Aug 2014 Lophostemon confertus
17 Aug 2014 Newtonia hildebrandtii var. hildebrandtii
17 Aug 2014 Gardenia volkensii subsp. volkensii var. volkensii
16 Aug 2014 Nothosaerva brachiata
16 Aug 2014 Callisia repens
11 Aug 2014 Ottelia exserta
09 Aug 2014 Parinari curatellifolia
09 Aug 2014 Syzygium cordatum


The Zimbabwe Flora Team

Mark Hyde   Bart Wursten   Petra Ballings   Meg Coates Palgrave
mahyde(at)gmail.com   ndundu(at)zol.co.zw   ballings.petra(at)telenet.be   megcp(at)zol.co.zw

Friday, 29 August 2014

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Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-14

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2014). Flora of Zimbabwe: Home page.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/index.php, retrieved 29 August 2014

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