Flora of Zimbabwe

Welcome to the Flora of Zimbabwe website

Sample image from the Zimbabwe flora

Gerrardina eylesianaOur current sample image is of Gerrardina eylesiana. 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, Wednesday, 20 August 2014, there are 17406 images for 3305 species, of which 3163 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:

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
09 Aug 2014 Englerophytum magalismontanum
03 Aug 2014 Genlisea hispidula

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

Wednesday, 20 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 20 August 2014

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