Botanical Information Angelica archangelica L.

Synonyms Angelica archangelica subsp. norwegica (Rupr.) Nordh.
Angelica commutata (C.A.Mey. ex Rupr.) M.Hiroe
Angelica discocarpa (Fr.) M.Hiroe
Angelica intermedia Schult. ex Steud.
Angelica major Gilib.
Angelica norwegica (Rupr.) Nyman
Angelica officinalis Moench
Angelica procera Salisb.
Angelica sativa Mill.
Archangelica commutata C.A.Mey. ex Rupr.
Archangelica discocarpa (Fr.) M.Hiroe
Archangelica littoralis C.Agardh ex DC.
Archangelica norwegica Rupr.
Archangelica officinalis Hoffm.
Archangelica officinalis monstr. phyllomana Lange Meddel.
Archangelica officinalis subsp. littoralis (C.Agardh ex DC.)
Archangelica officinalis var. littoralis (C.Agardh ex DC.) Alef. Landw.
Archangelica officinalis var. sativa (Mill.) Alef. Landw.
Archangelica officinalis var. silvestris Alef. Landw.
Archangelica sativa (Mill.) Besser
Archangelica slavica G.Reuss
Archangelica spuria Wahlenb.
Ligusticum angelica Stokes
Selinum archangelica (L.) Vest
Selinum archangelica Link
Common name (en) Garden angelica
Common name (de) Arznei-Engelwurz
Common name (es) Angélica
Common name (fr) Angélique vraie
Common name (it) Angelica
Common name (ja) セイヨウトウキ
Common name (nl) Grote engelwortel
Common name (ru) Дягиль лекарственный

Sample preparation Mix 1.0 g of powdered sample with 5.0 mL of methanol and shake for 10 min, then centrifuge the solution and use the supernatant as test solution
Mobile phase Toluene, ethyl acetate, acetic acid 90:10: 1 (v/v/v)
Derivatization Spray with 10% sulfuric acid in methanol, then heat the plate at 100°C for 3 min
System Suitability Test (SST) Under UV 366 nm prior to derivatization
  • Imperatorin: green fluorescent zone RF ~ 0.33
  • Osthole: blue fluorescent zone RF ~ 0.38
  • Isoimperatorin: green fluorescent zone RF ~ 0.44
HPTLC Chromatograms (different origin(s))
HPTLC Chromatograms (related drug(s))
ATLAS documents ATLAS Method document
Image comparison of Angelica archangelica
Image comparison of Angelica acutiloba and related herbal drugs
visionCATS data (CAMAG software)