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Angelica sylvestris (woodland angelica)

Synonyms: Angelica alpina; Angelica brachyradia; Angelica ceretanica; Angelica ebulifolia; Angelica elata; Angelica elatior; Angelica flavescens; Angelica globifera; Angelica illyrica; Angelica macrophylla; Angelica minor; Angelica montana; Angelica nemorosa; Angelica pratensis; Angelica razulii; Angelica ruthenica; Angelica sylvestris subsp. bernardiae; Angelica villosa; Angelophyllum dahuricum; Athamanta sylvestris; Carum angelicifolium; Imperatoria angelica; Imperatoria flavescens; Imperatoria montana; Imperatoria sylvestris; Peucedanum angelica; Peucedanum angelicifolium; Selinum agriangelica; Selinum angelica; Selinum pubescens; Selinum silvestre; Selinum sylvestre

Wikipedia Abstract

Angelica sylvestris or wild angelica is a species of plant that grows about one to two and a half metres tall.
View Wikipedia Record: Angelica sylvestris

Attributes

Height [3]  4.9 feet (1.5 m)
Allergen Potential [1]  Medium
Light Preference [4]  Mostly Sunny
Soil Acidity [4]  Moderate Acid
Soil Fertility [4]  Intermediate
Soil Moisture [4]  Damp
Bee Flower Color [2]  Blue-Green
Flower Color [2]  White
Edible [3]  May be edible. See the Plants For A Future link below for details.
Flower Type [3]  Hermaphrodite
Hazards [3]  All members of this genus contain furocoumarins, which increase skin sensitivity to sunlight and may cause dermatitis;
Lifespan [3]  Biennial
Pollinators [3]  Bees, Flies, Beetles
Structure [5]  Herb
Usage [3]  The pulverized fruits are used to kill head parasites; A good yellow dye is obtained from the plant (the report does not specify which part of the plant);
View Plants For A Future Record : Angelica sylvestris

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Baikalskiy Biosphere Reserve Zapovednik Ia 458883 Russia  
Basegi Zapovednik Ia 93739 Perm, Russia
Beinn Eighe National Nature Reserve   Scotland, United Kingdom
Belovezhskaya Pushcha Biosphere Reserve National Park II 218515 Belarus
Ben Heasgarnich 6870 Scotland, United Kingdom
Bialowieza National Park II 11126 Poland
Borders Woods 132 Scotland, United Kingdom
Breckland 18652 England, United Kingdom
Cairnsmore of Fleet, Silver Flowe, and Merrick Kells Biosphere Reserve 8794 Scotland, United Kingdom
Carmarthen Bay and Estuaries/ Bae Caerfyrddin ac Aberoedd 163340 Wales, United Kingdom
Carpathian Biosphere Reserve 144772 Ukraine  
Craven Limestone Complex 13166 England, United Kingdom
Dartmoor 57244 England, United Kingdom
Dorset Heaths 14161 England, United Kingdom
Dorset Heaths (Purbeck and Wareham) and Studland Dunes 5491 England, United Kingdom
Ebernoe Common 581 England, United Kingdom
Essex Estuaries 114016 England, United Kingdom
Fenland 1529 England, United Kingdom
Galichia Gora Zapovednik Ia 568 Lipetsk, Russia
Große Röder 338 Germany  
Ingleborough Complex 14256 England, United Kingdom
Inverpolly 29349 Scotland, United Kingdom
Isle of Rum National Nature Reserve   Scotland, United Kingdom
Isles of Scilly Complex 66350 England, United Kingdom    
Katunsky Biosphere Reserve 393162 Altai, Russia
Kavkazskiy Biosphere Reserve Ia 692723 Krasnodar, Karachay-Cherkessia, Adygea, Russia
Khopersky Zapovednik Ia 47103 Russia  
Kinloch and Kyleakin Hills 13015 Scotland, United Kingdom  
La Gurna 79 Italy  
Lake District High Fells 66717 England, United Kingdom
Lands End and Cape Bank 74557 England, United Kingdom  
Laplandskiy Biosphere Reserve 757114 Russia  
Lizard Point 34565 England, United Kingdom    
Lochs Duich, Long and Alsh Reefs 5883 Scotland, United Kingdom  
Lower Derwent Valley 2263 England, United Kingdom
Luberon Regional Nature Park V 406572 France  
Luce Bay and Sands 120487 Scotland, United Kingdom
Moray Firth 373987 Scotland, United Kingdom  
North Pembrokeshire Woodlands/ Coedydd Gogledd Sir Benfro 780 Wales, United Kingdom  
North Pennine Moors 254789 England, United Kingdom
North West Pembrokeshire Commons/ Comins Gogledd Orllewin Sir Benfro 615 Wales, United Kingdom  
North York Moors 108930 England, United Kingdom
Okskiy Biosphere Reserve 190748 Russia  
Palava Protected Landscape Area V   Czech Republic  
Pen Llyn a`r Sarnau/ Lleyn Peninsula and the Sarnau 360832 Wales, United Kingdom
Prioksko-Terrasny Biosphere Reserve IV 12219 Moscow, Russia
Reserva de la Biosfera de Urdaibai Biosphere Reserve V 1777 Spain  
River Tay 23469 Scotland, United Kingdom
Rum 26775 Scotland, United Kingdom
Sayano-Shushenskiy Biosphere Reserve Ia 964620 Krasnoyarsk, Russia
Schaalsee   Germany      
Severn Estuary/ Môr Hafren 182155 England/Wales, United Kingdom
Shingle Islands 192 Scotland, United Kingdom
Strathglass Complex 58277 Scotland, United Kingdom
Taynish National Nature Reserve   Scotland, United Kingdom
The Broads 14554 England, United Kingdom  
The Wash and North Norfolk Coast 266284 England, United Kingdom
Tsentral'no-Lesnoy Biosphere Reserve Ia 62630 Russia  
Tsentral'no-Sibirskiy Biosphere Reserve Ia 2521510 Krasnoyarsk, Russia
Voronezhskiy Biosphere Reserve 95835 Russia  
Zhuvintas Zapovednik 18223 Lithuania  

Ecosystems

Predators

Acrospermum compressum[6]
Agonopterix ciliella[7]
Agonopterix curvipunctosa[7]
Agonopterix heracliana[7]
Alcis repandata (Mottled Beauty)[7]
Allophorocera ferruginea[8]
Altica oleracea <Unverified Name>[8]
Andrena strohmella[8]
Apatura iris (Purple Emperor Butterfly)[8]
Aphantopus hyperantus (Ringlet Butterfly)[8]
Aphis fabae (Bean aphid)[7]
Aphrophora alni (Alder Spittle Bug)[7]
Araschnia levana (Map Butterfly)[8]
Arge ochropus <Unverified Name>[8]
Arnium olerum[6]
Azelia nebulosa[8]
Baccha elongata[8]
Belonidium sulphureum[6]
Boloria selene (Silver-bordered fritillary)[8]
Bombus hortorum (Small Garden Humble-bee)[8]
Bombus lucorum (White-tailed bumblebee)[8]
Bombus sylvarum (Shrill Carder-bee)[8]
Bombus terrestris (Large Earth Humble-bee)[8]
Cavariella archangelicae[7]
Cavariella konoi[7]
Cheilosia illustrata[7]
Chloromyia formosa (Green Soldier Fly)[8]
Chrysanthia geniculata <Unverified Name>[8]
Chrysogaster solstitialis[8]
Cnephasia asseclana (Flax Tortrix Moth)[7]
Cnephasia incertana (Light Grey Tortrix Moth)[7]
Conops flavipes[8]
Contarinia nicolayi[7]
Crossocerus cetratus[8]
Cryptopimpla caligata[8]
Cydia gallicana[7]
Cylindrotrichum oligospermum[6]
Dasineura angelicae[7]
Dasypolia templi (Brindled Ochre)[7]
Depressaria discipunctella[7]
Dictyosporium toruloides[6]
Diodaulus traili[7]
Dolichovespula sylvestris (Tree Wasp)[8]
Dysaphis angelicae[7]
Ectemnius continuus[8]
Ectemnius dives[8]
Ectemnius lapidarius[8]
Epistrophe grossulariae[8]
Eriozona erratica[8]
Eristalis abusiva <Unverified Name>[8]
Eristalis interrupta[8]
Eristalis lineata[8]
Eristalis pertinax[8]
Eristalis tenax (drone fly)[8]
Euleia heraclei[6]
Eupithecia centaureata (Lime-speck Pug)[7]
Eupithecia expallidata[7]
Eupithecia subfuscata (gray pug)[7]
Eupithecia tripunctaria (whitespotted pug)[7]
Eupithecia trisignaria[7]
Eupithecia virgaureata (Golden-rod Pug)[7]
Glypta sculpturata[8]
Gortyna flavago[7]
Graphomya maculata[8]
Gymnosoma nudifrons[8]
Heterosphaeria alpestris[6]
Heterosphaeria patella[6]
Hymenoscyphus herbarum[6]
Ichneumon gracilentus[8]
Isturgia limbaria (Frosted Yellow Moth)[8]
Kiefferia pericarpiicola[7]
Lachnella alboviolascens[6]
Lachnella villosa[6]
Lachnum virgineum (Snowy Disco)[6]
Lasioglossum parvulum[8]
Lasioptera carophila[7]
Leucozona glaucia[8]
Leucozona laternaria[8]
Limerodops elongatus[8]
Liparus germanus[7]
Liriomyza lutea[7]
Lissonota saturator[8]
Lixus iridis[7]
Lucilia caesar (Greenbottle Blow Fly)[8]
Mazzantia angelicae[6]
Melanagromyza angeliciphaga[7]
Melanagromyza sativae[7]
Meliscaeva cinctella[8]
Morellia podagrica[8]
Myathropa florea <Unverified Name>[8]
Neocrepidodera ferruginea <Unverified Name>[8]
Neophilaenus lineatus[7]
Ochlerotatus punctor <Unverified Name>[8]
Orthops basalis[7]
Pachytodes cerambyciformis[8]
Palloptera trimacula[7]
Papilio machaon (Old World swallowtail)[8]
Parasyrphus annulatus[8]
Passalora depressa[8]
Phaedon tumidulus <Unverified Name>[7]
Phaonia angelicae[8]
Philaenus spumarius (meadow froghopper)[7]
Phoma complanata[6]
Phomopsis caulographa[6]
Phytomyza angelicae[7]
Phytomyza angelicastri[8]
Phytomyza chaerophylli[7]
Phytomyza obscurella[7]
Plasmopara nivea[8]
Psila rosae <Unverified Name>[7]
Pyrenopeziza plicata[6]
Rhabdospora pleosporoides[6]
Rhagonycha fulva <Unverified Name>[8]
Sciara hemerobioides[8]
Selandria serva <Unverified Name>[8]
Stachybotrys dichroa[6]
Stenurella melanura[8]
Sylvicola zetterstedti <Unverified Name>[7]
Tabanus bromius (Band-eyed Brown Horse Fly)[8]
Tenthredo arcuata <Unverified Name>[8]
Trichius fasciatus (Bee Chafer)[8]
Typhula uncialis[6]
Vespula rufa (Red Wasp)[8]
Yponomeuta evonymella (Full-spotted Ermel Moth)[8]

Providers

Pollinated by 
Allophorocera ferruginea[8]
Andrena strohmella[8]
Apatura iris (Purple Emperor Butterfly)[8]
Aphantopus hyperantus (Ringlet Butterfly)[8]
Araschnia levana (Map Butterfly)[8]
Arge ochropus <Unverified Name>[8]
Azelia nebulosa[8]
Baccha elongata[8]
Boloria selene (Silver-bordered fritillary)[8]
Bombus hortorum (Small Garden Humble-bee)[8]
Bombus lucorum (White-tailed bumblebee)[8]
Bombus sylvarum (Shrill Carder-bee)[8]
Bombus terrestris (Large Earth Humble-bee)[8]
Chloromyia formosa (Green Soldier Fly)[8]
Chrysanthia geniculata <Unverified Name>[8]
Chrysogaster solstitialis[8]
Conops flavipes[8]
Cryptopimpla caligata[8]
Dolichovespula sylvestris (Tree Wasp)[8]
Ectemnius continuus[8]
Epistrophe grossulariae[8]
Eriozona erratica[8]
Eristalis abusiva <Unverified Name>[8]
Eristalis interrupta[8]
Eristalis lineata[8]
Eristalis pertinax[8]
Eristalis tenax (drone fly)[8]
Gymnosoma nudifrons[8]
Isturgia limbaria (Frosted Yellow Moth)[8]
Lasioglossum parvulum[8]
Leucozona glaucia[8]
Leucozona laternaria[8]
Lucilia caesar (Greenbottle Blow Fly)[8]
Meliscaeva cinctella[8]
Myathropa florea <Unverified Name>[8]
Ochlerotatus punctor <Unverified Name>[8]
Parasyrphus annulatus[8]
Phaonia angelicae[8]
Rhagonycha fulva <Unverified Name>[8]
Sciara hemerobioides[8]
Selandria serva <Unverified Name>[8]
Stenurella melanura[8]
Tabanus bromius (Band-eyed Brown Horse Fly)[8]
Tenthredo arcuata <Unverified Name>[8]
Trichius fasciatus (Bee Chafer)[8]
Vespula rufa (Red Wasp)[8]
Yponomeuta evonymella (Full-spotted Ermel Moth)[8]

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Erysiphe heraclei[6]
Mycosphaerella angelicae[6]
Puccinia angelicae[6]
Puccinia bistortae[6]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

    Maps
Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Kew Millennium Seed Bank Partnership
Svalbard Global Seed Vault

Distribution

Bassegi Zapovednik;

Photos

Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1Derived from Allergy-Free Gardening OPALS™, Thomas Leo Ogren (2000) 2Arnold SEJ, Faruq S, Savolainen V, McOwan PW, Chittka L, 2010 FReD: The Floral Reflectance Database — A Web Portal for Analyses of Flower Colour. PLoS ONE 5(12): e14287. 3Plants For A Future licensed under a Creative Commons License 4ECOFACT 2a Technical Annex - Ellenberg’s indicator values for British Plants, M O Hill, J O Mountford, D B Roy & R G H Bunce (1999) 5Kattge, J. et al. (2011b) TRY - a global database of plant traits Global Change Biology 17:2905-2935 6Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics. 7Biological Records Centre Database of Insects and their Food Plants 8Ecology of Commanster
Protected Areas provided by Biological Inventories of the World's Protected Areas in cooperation between the Information Center for the Environment at the University of California, Davis and numerous collaborators. GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility Natura 2000, UK data: © Crown copyright and database right [2010] All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100017955
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