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Plant type

Perennial herb


3 - 7 ft Tall



Flowering season


Angelica tomentosa is a species of angelica known as woolly angelica. It is native to the coastal mountain ranges of California and southern Oregon, where it grows in wooded areas. This is a taprooted perennial herb producing an erect, hollow stem to heights generally between 1 and 2 meters. The leaves may be nearly a meter long but are actually made up of many leaflike leaflets, each up to 12 centimeters long and lance-shaped to oval and sometimes toothed. The flower cluster is a compound umbel of up to 60 long rays each bearing clusters of whitish or yellowish flowers.


Deep Shade, Partial Shade

Ease of care


Sunset Zones

5*, 15, 16, 17*


Butterflies and moths supported

1 confirmed and 6 likely

Confirmed Likely

Agonopterix oregonensis

Agonopterix rosaciliella

White Spot Pug

Eupithecia tripunctaria

Old World Swallowtail|Oregon Swallowtail|Western Black Swallowtail

Papilio machaon

Plant communities

Chaparral, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Forest, Yellow Pine Forest,