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Triumfetta dekindtianaOur current sample image is of Triumfetta dekindtiana. 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, 28 February 2017, we have 6,386 native or naturalised species in the database for Zimbabwe. There are 24,389 images for 3,772 species, of which 3,583 are native or naturalised and 189 are purely cultivated.

The total number of records in the database (for all countries) is 63,210.

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

View recently edited pages

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.

26 Feb 2017 Juncus oxycarpus
25 Feb 2017 Pearsonia aristata
25 Feb 2017 Trachyandra saltii
24 Feb 2017 Combretum psidioides
24 Feb 2017 Ipomoea verbascoidea
23 Feb 2017 Celosia trigyna
22 Feb 2017 Sida cordifolia subsp. maculata
22 Feb 2017 Euphorbia crotonoides subsp. crotonoides
20 Feb 2017 Justicia bracteata
17 Feb 2017 Crotalaria laburnifolia subsp. laburnifolia

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

Tuesday, 28 February 2017

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Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-17

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2017). Flora of Zimbabwe: Home page.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/index.php, retrieved 28 February 2017

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