Search Field Guide
Advanced Search
MT Gov Logo
Montana Field Guide

Montana Field Guides

Rock Angelica - Angelica roseana

Native Species

Global Rank: G4
State Rank: S4
(see State Rank Reason below)
C-value:


Agency Status
USFWS:
USFS:
BLM:


 

External Links






State Rank Reason (see State Rank above)
Numerous collections at MONTU from a large number of counties. High elevation habitat mostly currently secure. Many collections from established wilderness.
 
General Description
Stems ascending to erect, 15–80 cm. Herbage scabrous. Leaves bipinnate; leaflets lanceolate to ovate, 1–4 cm long, sharply serrate, veiny. Umbels: rays unequal, 1–8 cm long; involucre absent; involucel bracts linear, 2–9 mm long or absent. Flowers white to pink; petals barely 1 mm long. Mericarps scabrous, elliptic, 4–6 mm long; ribs thick, winged, the lateral barely wider than the dorsal (Lesica et al. 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Species Range
Present
 


Range Comments
MT to ID and UT (Lesica et al. 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Observations in Montana Natural Heritage Program Database
Number of Observations: 22

(Click on the following maps and charts to see full sized version) Map Help and Descriptions
Relative Density

Recency

 

(Observations spanning multiple months or years are excluded from time charts)



Habitat
Non-calcareous, talus slopes and rocky soil of meadows, open forest; subalpine (Lesica et al. 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

References
  • Literature Cited AboveLegend:   View Online Publication
    • Lesica, P., M.T. Lavin, and P.F. Stickney. 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. Fort Worth, TX: BRIT Press. viii + 771 p.
  • Additional ReferencesLegend:   View Online Publication
    Do you know of a citation we're missing?
    • Jones, W. W. 1901. Preliminary flora of Gallatin County. M.S. Thesis. Bozeman, MT: Montana State College. 78 pp.
  • Web Search Engines for Articles on "Rock Angelica"
Login Logout
Citation for data on this website:
Rock Angelica — Angelica roseana.  Montana Field Guide.  .  Retrieved on , from