Plants and Weeds Grown

Here at Norfolk Tortoise Rescue we grow the following to feed the Tortoises

VETCHES

WHITE/RED DEAD NETTLE

COMMON MALLOW

MUSK MALLOW

DWARF MALLOW

VINE LEAVES

MALVA

SEDUMS

CAMPANULAS

BUDLIER FLOWERS

OPUNTIA CACTUS

LAVERTERIA

HONEY SUCKLE

RIBWORT PLANTAIN

HOARY PLANTAIN

CATSEAR

HAWKBIT

SMOOTH HAWK’S BEAR

SMOOTH SOW THISTLE

PRICKLY SOW THISTLE

NIPPLEWORK

CHICORY

GREAT PLANTAIN

TREFOILS

BINDWEEDS

DANDELION

WHITE/RED CLOVER

As well as buying edible plants from your local garden centre, you can also grow edible plants in your garden from seed.  If occasional food needs to be bought, herb based leaves, rocket, lambs lettuce and water cress are best.

BAD JUNK FOOD: Mixes must not contain spinach, cabbage or beetroot leaves.  Cabbage, Kale, Beans, Spinach, Milk,  Cucumber, Tomatoes and Iceberg Lettuce.