Taxon  Report   366    
Angelica genuflexa  Nutt.
Kneeling angelica
Angelica genuflexa
© 2014 Steve Matson
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Angelica genuflexa
© 2014 Steve Matson
Angelica genuflexa, 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 genuflexa
© 2014 Steve Matson
Family: APIACEAE  
Genus: Angelica
Communities: Freshwater Wetlands, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Habitat: freshwater-marsh

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Angelica genuflexa
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


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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 22, 2019).