Angelica / Angelica Archangelica

Other names:
Garden Angelica, Archangelica Officinalis , Wild Celery , Masterwort, Dang Gui
Angelica Archangelica includes a range of chemicals that have been proved to have medicinal benefits. Taking this herb either by chewing on the dried roots or brewing Angelica as a tea can cause local anesthesia

This herb can help against some bacteria and fungal infections and can improve the immune system

The roots of Angelica Archangelica contain: β-terebangelene, C10H16 The seeds contain β-terebangelene, together with methylethylacetic acid and hydroxymyristic acid.

Added by wikiherbia on Sat 9 Jun 2012 on 5:52 pm GMT

Updated by wikiherbia on Fri 22 Jun 2012 at 2:45 pm GMT