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Tristemma mauritianum var. mauritianumOur current sample image is of Tristemma mauritianum var. mauritianum. 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, 23 April 2018, we have 6,388 native or naturalised species in the database for Zimbabwe. There are 27,269 images for 3,978 species, of which 3,771 are native or naturalised and 207 are purely cultivated.

The total number of records in the database (for all countries) is 81,263.

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 Apr 2018 Emilia ambifaria
15 Apr 2018 Pascalia glauca
15 Apr 2018 Indigofera rhynchocarpa var. rhynchocarpa
15 Apr 2018 Crotalaria pallidicaulis
31 Mar 2018 Barleria coriacea
31 Mar 2018 Justicia divaricata
23 Mar 2018 Hermannia eenii
22 Mar 2018 Zehneria marlothii
22 Mar 2018 Euphorbia mossambicensis
22 Mar 2018 Pleiotaxis eximia subsp. eximia

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, 23 April 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 23 April 2018

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