Angelica sylvestris L.

Common name

English: Woodland Angelica

German: Wald-Engelwurz

Mandarin: 鏋楀綋褰 (lin dang gui)

Portuguese: Ang茅lica-dos-montes

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2036)

      Order: Apiales (35)

        Family: Apiaceae (26) (family description)

          Genus: Angelica (1)

           Epithet: sylvestris L. (5)

Synonym: Angelica globifera Freyn

globifera => carrying spheres (e.g. globular heads of flowers)

sylvestris => wild not cultivated, growing in woods and forests

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habitat: helophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: white

External links

Check for Angelica sylvestris at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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