Angelica sylvestris

(Angelica)

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Gardens
The Bog Garden, The Farmhouse Garden, The Nuttery, The Paddies, The Union Orchard, The Wildflower Meadow, The Woodland Garden
Type
Herbaceous Perennial
Planted
1400
Edible?
No
Culinary Uses?
Yes
Native?
Yes
Naturally occurring on site?
Yes
Propagated Here?
No

Description

Short-lived native perennial, large leaves are often purplish as are its rather dirty white umbellifer flowers in summer / autumn.

Cultivation

Self-seeds like crazy so remove and dead head whenever possible