EPPO Global Database

Angelica archangelica(ANKAR)

Overview
Last modification: 2003-05-14

Basic information
  • EPPO code: ANKAR
  • Preferred name: Angelica archangelica
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

Germany to Nordic countries, Russia and Caucasus. Introduced into several other European countries. Used as a colouring and flavouring element in confectionery, and medicinally


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Angelica archangelica subsp. archangelica Linnaeus
Angelica archangelica var. sativa (Miller) Rikli
Angelica montana Brotero
Angelica officinalis Mönch
Archangelica officinalis (Mönch) Hoffmann

Common names
Name Language
common angelica English
garden angelica English
holy ghost English
Norwegian angelica English
wild celery English
Angelika German
Arzneiengelwurz German
Brustwurz German
echte Engelwurz German
Echtengelwurz German
edle Angelika German
Engelbrustwurz German
Engelwurz German
Erzengelwurz German
Gartenangelika German
Gartenengelwurz German
Giftwürze German
heiliger Geist German
Heiliggeistwurz German
Kulturengelwurz German
Theriakwurzel German
zahme Angelika German
angélique officinale French
angélique sauvage French
angélique vraie French
archangélique French
herbe aux anges French
angelica arcangelica Spanish
angelica arcangelica Italian
angelica domestica Italian
arcangelica Italian
grote engelwortel Dutch
angelika Swedish
fjällkvanne Swedish
kvanne Swedish
дягиль аптечный Russian
fjeld-kvan Danish
kvan Danish
fjellkvann Norwegian
kvann Norwegian
väinönputki Finnish
selemotu Turkish
arcydzięgiel litwor Polish
dzięgiel litwor Polish
orvosi angyalgyökér Hungarian
лечебна пищялка Bulgarian
ljekovita anđelika Croatian
andělika lékařská Czech
kikkaputk Estonian
dižzirdzene Latvian
vaistinė šventagaršvė Lithuanian
angelică Romanian
анђелски корен Serbian
обична анђелика Serbian
angelika lekárska Slovak
archangelika lekárska Slovak
дягель лікарський Ukrainian