Ringland Lane, Old Costessey, Norwich, Norfolk, NR85BG

       

urban jungle

£3.99  Angelica gigas - 1Ltr    


  
Angelica gigas - 1Ltr
Click image to enlarge
Plant Details

Soil Type: Clay, Fertile/moist/well-drained
Soil PH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Scented?: No-scent
Seasonal Interest: Summer, Autumn
Hardiness  Fully hardy - requires no frost protection.
(purple angelica, Korean angelica)
Family Apiaceae
Originating from Japan, Korea

A magnificent biennial or short lived perennial from the mountains of Japan and Korea. The cow parsley-like leaves are deeply divided, glossy and exotic.
In June monstrous, inflated beetroot red sheathed flowering heads appear on red tinted stems and open into large, rounded umbels of purple flowers -truly dramatic and loved by bees. The roots are used in herbal medicine to treat anaemia and as an aphrodisiac!
Grow in moist soil in sun or dappled shade.

Eventual mature plant size :
Height 2m

Spread 1.5m
Out of stock
Back to Top