Origin: Europe

Family: Apiaceae
Tribe: Selineae
Scientific Name: Angelica archangelica

Folk Names: Archangel, garden angelica, master root, wild celery


Element: Fire
Day: Sunday
Planet: Sun
Zodiac: Leo
Associated Celebrations: SumSol
Deities: Archangel Michael, Venus, sun gods

Parts used: Root

Magical Properties: Healing, protection, cleansing, banishing, clairvoyance, peace, exorcism

Substitutions: Calendula


Angelica root was burned to cleanse the atmosphere during plagues in the Dark Ages.

Magical Uses