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Senecio auriculatissimusOur current sample image is of Senecio auriculatissimus. 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, Thursday, 21 June 2018, we have 6,385 native or naturalised species in the database for Zimbabwe. There are 27,674 images for 3,995 species, of which 3,787 are native or naturalised and 208 are purely cultivated.

The total number of records in the database (for all countries) is 82,458.

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.

19 Jun 2018 Hibiscus ludwigii
19 Jun 2018 Selago swynnertonii var. leiophylla
15 Jun 2018 Plectranthus selukwensis
14 Jun 2018 Chenopodium carinatum
14 Jun 2018 Alysicarpus rugosus subsp. perennirufus
14 Jun 2018 Toddalia asiatica
13 Jun 2018 Lobelia erinus
13 Jun 2018 Oldenlandia rupicola var. rupicola
13 Jun 2018 Barleria crassa subsp. crassa
13 Jun 2018 Streptocarpus eylesii subsp. eylesii

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

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Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-18

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2018). Flora of Zimbabwe: Home page.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/index.php, retrieved 21 June 2018

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