Taxon:Angelica atropurpurea var. occidentalis Fassett Family: Apiaceae
Determiner: Cochrane, Theodore S. (5/1992)
Zirbel, Victoria Jesse 213
Verbatim Date: 1987-05-30
United States, Wisconsin, Columbia, where Co Tk J crosses Rocky Run Creek (Hinkson Creek joins up w/ this ca. 0.25mi upstream, E of Co Tk J). Hinkson Creek Fish & Game Area
43.41705938 -89.43303057 +-1138m.
T11N R09E sec21
Latitude/Longitude was derived from the Township, Range, Section location. This causes an imprecision.
Low places of wet conditions. Pls. up to 6ft tall. Lovely round infls. made of several umbelate clusters of pale yellow, not-showy fls. Lvs. pinnately compound or divided. Hollow stems. Locally abundant. One can candy stems of this sp. for a natural treat. Do not confuse w/ Heracleum