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Orbea schweinfurthiiOur current sample image is of Orbea schweinfurthii. 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, 18 June 2019, we have 6,395 native or naturalised species in the database for Zimbabwe. There are 30,656 images for 4,108 species, of which 3,879 are native or naturalised and 229 are purely cultivated.

The total number of records in the database (for all countries) is 87,345.

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

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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.

17 Jun 2019 Clausena anisata
13 Jun 2019 Thesium fastigiatum
4 Jun 2019 Philenoptera bussei
30 May 2019 Vangueria proschii
28 May 2019 Heteromorpha stenophylla var. transvaalensis
27 May 2019 Heteromorpha involucrata
20 May 2019 Agathisanthemum bojeri
16 May 2019 Indigofera goetzei
13 May 2019 Psychotria pumila var. pumila
11 May 2019 Phyllanthus maderaspatensis

The Zimbabwe Flora Team

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

Tuesday, 18 June 2019

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Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-19

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2019). Flora of Zimbabwe: Home page.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/index.php, retrieved 18 June 2019

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