PlantsAngelica→Purple Stem Angelica (Angelica atropurpurea)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Biennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 4-6 Feet
Plant Spread: 18-24 inches
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: White
Flower Time: Summer
Uses: Medicinal Herb
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Other info
Pollinators: Various insects

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Comments:
Posted by Trish (Jacksonville, TX - Zone 8a) on Sep 19, 2011 7:36 PM

Biannual, or short lived perennial, Angelica will die after it seeds. Generally used as an infused tonic made from seeds, stems, and roots. Can also be used externally as a poultice, gargle, or wash.

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