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Taxon: Angelica dahurica (Hoffm.) Benth. & Hook. f. ex Franch. & Sav.

Genus: Angelica
Family: Apiaceae (alt. Umbelliferae) subfamily: Apioideae tribe: Selineae
Nomen number: 3418
Place of publication: Enum. pl. Jap. 1:187. 1873
Name verified on: 03-Dec-2009 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 20-Jan-2011
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7).
Accessions: 4 in National Plant Germplasm System.
  • all available ) NPGS accessions. or .
  • all available ) NPGS accessions by country.
  • Check PlantSearch database of Botanic Gardens Conservation International for possible non-NPGS germplasm.

Common names:

  • Dahurian angelica   (Source: M. F. Watson, p.c.) – English
  • fragrant angelica   (Source: Herbs Commerce ) – English
  • bai zhi   (Source: Herbs Commerce ) – Transcribed Chinese
  • gurisdae   (Source: Kulturpflanze 34:77.) – Transcribed Korean

Economic importance:


Distributional range:

    Siberia: Russian Federation - Buryatia, Chita, Irkutsk [s.], Yakutia-Sakha [s.]
    Mongolia: Mongolia
    Russian Far East: Russian Federation - Amur, Primorye
    China: China - Hebei, Heilongjiang, Jilin, Liaoning, Shaanxi
    Eastern Asia: Japan - Honshu; Korea; Taiwan [n.]

    China: China [n.]
    Eastern Asia: Japan; Korea
    Indo-China: Vietnam




Check other web resources for Angelica dahurica (Hoffm.) Benth. & Hook. f. ex Franch. & Sav.:

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.


  • Check for additional images
  • Google Images Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

Abbreviations & symbols in GRIN Taxonomy

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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: (06 October 2015)

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