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Angelica venenosa (Hairy angelica)
Cressler, Alan

Angelica venenosa

Angelica venenosa (Greenway) Fernald

Hairy Angelica

Apiaceae (Carrot Family)

Synonym(s): Angelica villosa


USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (I)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Fruit Type: Schizocarp

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: May , Jun , Jul


USA: AL , AR , CT , DE , FL , GA , IL , IN , KY , LA , MA , MD , MI , MO , MS , NC , NJ , NY , OH , OK , PA , SC , TN , VA , WV
Native Habitat: Dry rocky woods, along streams, rich woods, wet prairies, shaded bluffs, swamps.

Value to Beneficial Insects

Supports Conservation Biological Control

This information was provided by the Pollinator Program at The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation.

From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:

Natural Biodiversity - Johnstown, PA
Mt. Cuba Center - Hockessin, DE

Additional resources

USDA: Find Angelica venenosa in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Angelica venenosa in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Angelica venenosa


Record Modified: 2015-08-14
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