Taxon  Report   370 
Angelica lucida  L.
Seacoast angelica,  Wild celery
Angelica lucida
© 2013 Dana York
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Angelica lucida
© 2013 Dana York
Angelica lucida
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California
Angelica lucida, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 4.2 (limited distribution).   8th Edition

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Angelica lucida
© 2013 Dana York
Family: APIACEAE  
Genus: Angelica
Coastal Prairie, Coastal Strand, wetland-riparian
Habitat: coastal
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Coelopleurum actaeifolium
PLANTS: Coelopleurum gmelinii
PLANTS: Coelopleurum lucidum ssp. gmelinii
PLANTS: Coelopleurum lucidum
More information about  Angelica lucida
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Feb 24, 2018).

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