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Angelica (Angelica archangelica)


Attracts Bees and Butterflies

Biennial

Culinary

Medicinal
Height: 5 foot
Aspect: Shade tollerant
Soil Type: Moist Loam
Uses: Young stems are candied or cooked with sour fruits to reduce acidity. Medicinal
Care: Cut back faded foliage in the summer but leave flower stems for seed
Usually available: All Year
Pot size supplied: Grown in a 10 cm (4 inch) pot
Hardiness: LEVEL 1 - see 'Description' tab below
Description:

Angelica (Angelica archangelica)

Angelica – Angelica archangelica

Angelica – Angelica archangelica is a tall stately plant with large bright green leaves. Although biennial treat as perennial as it self seeds easily. Striking flowerheads in the 2nd year that are greenish white with a sweet scent. They are usually popular statement plants at the Chelsea Flower Show .

Angelica is a useful culinary plant and it can be used in many dishes. Add young stems to rhubarb to reduce acidity.

A good plant to grow for encouraging wildlife. The hollow stems make great homes for overwintering ladybirds.

Cut back faded foliage in the summer but leave flower stems to ripen the seed and to provide feed for the birds.

£2.40£6.50

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Product Description

This plant is grown in a 4″ (10cm) pot. It is ready to be placed (weather permitting) into it’s final position. You will receive an instruction label which gives you further cultural instructions.

Note: If the Plant is in season but not in stock it may be available in small quantities. please contact us for stock. Read more on availability here

This plant is LEVEL 1 – Fully hardy UK wide

These levels are determined by Norfolk Herbs and are to be used simply as a guide. Our levels go from 1 (fully hardy) to 6 (requires a heated environment over winter).

Additional information

Weight0.5 kg
Culinary Herbs

Desserts, Drinks

Height

above 5 Foot

Life Cycle

Biennial

Colour

Greens, Olives, Rusts

Ideal for Bee & Butterfly

Yes

Medicinal

Medicinal

Planting Position

Semi-Shade, Shade

Herb Group

Other

Herbs for Tea

No

Scented

No Scent

Ideal for Tubs & Containers

No

A-Z

A

Pot Size

1.5 Litre potted plant, 10cm (pot width) plant, 2 Litre potted plant

Width / Spread

Over 4 feet

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