B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Angelica sinensis is cold hardy
USDA Zone:5 -20° to -10°F (-29° to -23.5°C)
|Type of plant - perennial
(germinate in light, cool, -low %)
|Height, in meters: 1
Height, in feet: 3.30
|Angelica sinensis seeds may be subject to seasonal availability
Synonyms (alternative names) for Angelica sinensis:
|Angelica polymorpha ssp sinens,|
Common names for Angelica sinensis:
|(TCM:gen.female tonic), Angelique de Chine, Chinese Angelica, Dang gui, Dong quai, Tang kuei,|
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|34||: Oriental Herb and Vegetable Seed List|
|Not all Oriental Herbs are Culinary, or even edible. Be sure to correctly identify and prepare all herbs and vegetables before use.|
|36||: Herb Seed List Culinary Medicinal Dye and Aromatic|
|Not all medicinal, dye or aromatic plants are edible, some are toxic if eaten and others are dangerous if applied to the skin. Please check uses for plants.|
|43||: Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List|
|51||: Chinese Native and Introduced Plants|
|55||: Fragrant or Aromatic Flower or Foliage Plant Seeds|
|161||: Edible Flowers|
|Some flowers are poisonous if not cooked. Some are only edible while in bud. Identify and correctly prepare all flowers before eating. Do not eat flowers that have been sprayed with weedkiller or other chemicals.|
|169||: Sandy Soil Plant Seed List|
|185||: Plant Species whose germination is improved by Smoke|
|"Smoke" contains a butenolide compound produced by certain plants when heated, it speeds up or starts the germination of seeds from many different genera.|
Some knowledge about growing from seed is necessary to germinate even the easiest seeds.
Most seeds require humidity to germinate, even desert plants like
require that their growing medium remains moist until germination.|
Most seeds require oxygen to germinate, if buried too deep in their growing medium, or if the medium is too wet,
the seeds may not get the oxygen they require.
Angelica sinensis seeds will usually germinate in 120 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic.
Soak Angelica sinensis seeds in warm water for a day and a night, sow just below the surface of a sandy - peaty mix, keep at about 25°C, dark and moist (not damp)
Germinates in the dark under warm damp conditions. Also in cool conditions with light. Alternating between months of cold stratification and warm damp conditions works. Seed should always be stored cold.