Taxon  Report   362    
Angelica arguta  Nutt.
Lyall's angelica
Angelica arguta
© 2012 Jean Pawek
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Angelica arguta
© 2014 Neal Kramer
Angelica arguta
© 2014 Neal Kramer
Angelica arguta, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Angelica arguta
© 2013 Dana York
Family: APIACEAE  
Genus: Angelica
Communities: Mixed Evergreen Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Angelica lyallii
More information about  Angelica arguta
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 23, 2019).