Location: Zomba Plateau

General Information

Quarter degree square: Mainly 1535A4 and some 1535A2

Country: Malawi

Habitat: Evergreen forest, montane bogs and grassland, rocky cliffs and outcrops, Brachystegia woodland, riverine areas and timber plantations.

Altitude range: 1200 - 1950 m

Annual rainfall:

Location (short): Isolated mountain plateau, partly natural but with many areas covered with commercial pine and other timber plantations.

Location (detailed):


Useful links

View a list of records for Zomba Plateau

View a list of unique taxa (excluding cultivated plants) for Zomba Plateau

View a list of unique taxa (all taxa whether cultivated or not) for Zomba Plateau

View map showing records

View a list of recorders who have visited this location

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-23

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Zimbabwe: Location details: Zomba Plateau.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/location-display.php?location_id=203, retrieved 10 December 2023

Site software last modified: 8 August 2021 7:12pm (GMT +2)
Terms of use