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Jamesbrittenia huillanaOur current sample image is of Jamesbrittenia huillana. 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, Monday, 19 March 2018, we have 6,384 native or naturalised species in the database for Zimbabwe. There are 26,844 images for 3,971 species, of which 3,764 are native or naturalised and 207 are purely cultivated.

The total number of records in the database (for all countries) is 79,618.

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.

18 Mar 2018 Mirabilis jalapa
18 Mar 2018 Cassipourea malosana
17 Mar 2018 Solanum tettense var. renschii
17 Mar 2018 Tephrosia purpurea subsp. leptostachya
17 Mar 2018 Pavetta lasiopeplus
13 Mar 2018 Heliotropium supinum
11 Mar 2018 Nymphaea lotus
9 Mar 2018 Adenia panduriformis
7 Mar 2018 Stipagrostis hirtigluma subsp. patula
1 Mar 2018 Chamaecrista falcinella var. parviflora

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

Monday, 19 March 2018

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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 19 March 2018

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