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Psydrax kraussioidesOur current sample image is of Psydrax kraussioides. Click on the thumbnail image to see the full image or click on the species name to find out more.
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This site provides information about the flowering plants and ferns of Zimbabwe. This is a sister site to the Flora of Botswana, Caprivi, Malawi, Mozambique and Zambia websites, which together cover the Flora Zambesiaca area.

The principal contributors to the site are Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings, Meg Coates Palgrave and Mark Hyde.

As of today, Tuesday, 27 September 2016, we have 6381 native or naturalised species in the database for Zimbabwe. There are 23474 images for 3696 species, of which 3522 are native or naturalised and 174 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. Further recently updated species may be found on this page.

18 Sep 2016 Solanum tettense var. tettense
17 Sep 2016 Drimia indica
15 Sep 2016 Mollugo nudicaulis
15 Sep 2016 Dipcadi marlothii
14 Sep 2016 Nerine laticoma
09 Sep 2016 Antizoma angustifolia
08 Sep 2016 Solanum chrysotrichum
08 Sep 2016 Emex australis
03 Sep 2016 Utricularia livida
01 Sep 2016 Dalbergiella nyasae

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

Tuesday, 27 September 2016

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Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-16

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2016). Flora of Zimbabwe: Home page.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/index.php, retrieved 27 September 2016

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