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
лечебна пищялка Bulgarian
andělika lékařská Czech
fjeld-kvan Danish
kvan Danish
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
common angelica English
garden angelica English
holy ghost English
Norwegian angelica English
wild celery English
angelica arcangelica Spanish
kikkaputk Estonian
väinönputki Finnish
angélique officinale French
angélique sauvage French
angélique vraie French
archangélique French
herbe aux anges French
ljekovita anđelika Croatian
orvosi angyalgyökér Hungarian
angelica arcangelica Italian
angelica domestica Italian
arcangelica Italian
vaistinė šventagaršvė Lithuanian
dižzirdzene Latvian
grote engelwortel Dutch
fjellkvann Norwegian
kvann Norwegian
arcydzięgiel litwor Polish
dzięgiel litwor Polish
angelică Romanian
дягиль аптечный Russian
angelika lekárska Slovak
archangelika lekárska Slovak
анђелски корен Serbian
обична анђелика Serbian
angelika Swedish
fjällkvanne Swedish
kvanne Swedish
selemotu Turkish
дягель лікарський Ukrainian