|Angelica atropurpurea L. growing in marsh.
May be relocated to your garden. Striking beauty. Purchase from
your local herb purveyor.
Note: solid color of purple stem as contrasted to poisonous plant below.
Umbellifores have many delicious and many poisonous members make your selections with the help of an expert.
|WARNING: This is the stem of water hemlock, Cicuta maculata L. a poisonous look alike. Note purple spots, purple blotching of stem. Hemlock and Angelica are found together in Europe be careful. (More) Also, Chinese Medicine|
|Angelica in a Painter Marsh, Edwardsburg, MI .|
|Dahurian angelica root slices as purchased from a Chinese supermarket in Chicago's Chinatown.|
Above: Angelica archangelica L. growing in France, a Medieval herb of significance. Below: A. archangelica in my garden, Spring, 2001, April, Edwardsburg, MI.