Scientific Name: Angelica gigas Form: Columnar
Common Name:giant angelica Texture:Coarse
Family Name:ApiaceaeHabit: Upright
Plant Type: Biennial, Herbaceous perennial Mature Size (ht. X w.):1.3 - 2.0m x 1.0 - 1.5m
Origin: S.E. Asia / Japan / China Hardiness Zone:Zone 4: (-34 to -29 C)
Leaves: Compound, Alternate, Pinnate venation, Soft flexible, Glabrous, Tripinnate, Ovate, Serrate
Flowers: Umbel, Purple, Dark-red, Aug- Sep
Fruit: Schizocarp, Brown, Oct- Nov
Exposure: Part sun/part shade, Full sun only if soil kept moist
Soil or Media: Humus rich, Acidic
Landscape Uses: Perennial border, Cut flower or foliage, Waterside planting, Group or mass planting, Woodland margin, Container planting, Specimen plant, Dried flower or fruit
Key ID Features:Leaves large and divided twice into leaflets and pinnae; umbel 5-8 cm wide with dark purple-red florets in late summer.