Keys as per Flora of Bhutan:
1. Rather weak-stemmed almost glabrous plant, usually scrambling; umbels with slender rays 2—5.5cm long .. . . . . .. 1. A. sikkimensis
+ Large, sturdy erect plants; at least inflorescence branches pubescent; umbels with stout rays up to 15cm . . . . . . . . .. 2
2. Leaflets with distinct petiolule, glabrous below; petiole wings of upper leaves not greatly enlarged . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 2. A. nubigena
+ Leaflets usually decurrent along leaf rachis, densely puberulent on the veins below; petiole wings of upper leaves greatly enlarged often 6-11 cm broad ……….. 3. A. cyclocarpa
Angelica archangelica subsp. himalaica (C. B. Cl.) G. Singh & G. M. Oza
Angelica species in India:
FRLHT Indian Medicinal Plants Nomenclature Database with images/ herbarium, distribution, local names etc. :
Species with description & pictures in Flowers of India as on 4.6.15:
Species with description & keys from Flora of Pakistan (Distribution):
Angelica archangelica var. himalaica (Clarke) E. Nasir, comb. nov. (Himalayas in India and Pakistan, USSR, Europe) (syn. of Angelica oreada)
Angelica glauca Edgew. (Afghanistan, Himalayas in India and W. Pakistan)
Species with distribution in annotated checklist of Flowering plants of Nepal (Distribution):
Angelica archangelica L. (Widely distributed around the world as a result of cultivation for medicinal and flavouring purposes)
Angelica cyclocarpa (C. Norman) Cannon (Nepal, S.E. Tibet)
Angelica harae Pimenov (No distribution given)
Angelica nubigena (C. B. Clarke) P. K. Mukh. (No distribution given)
Some species found in India with description & keys from Flora of China (Distribution other than China):
Angelica glauca Edgeworth [Afghanistan, NW India, Pakistan].
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Angelica page (Apiaceae) with images of species in efloraofindia : 1 post by 1 author.
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