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2017 hatched baby Hermann & Spur thighs ready now.

Go to the Available Now page to see the baby tortoises I have for sale & prices.

 Special deal until 1st March

 2016 & 2017 hatched Hermann & spur thighs £100 each

When you are there click on the equipement tab to see a tortoises table.

Deliveries can now be made by www.animalcourier.co.uk

Toxic Plants

Plants known to be toxic to Tortoises

  • Aconite ( monks hood )
  • Autumn crocus
  • Baneberry
  • Betal nut palm
  • Belladonna
  • Boxwood
  • Crocus
  • Daffodil
  • Death camus
  • Deadly nightshade
  • Destroying angel ( death cap )
  • Fly agaric ( aminata, deathcap )
  • Foxglove
  • Hemlock
  • Henbane
  • Hydrangea
  • Jimson weed ( thorn apple )
  • Lambkill ( sheep laurel )
  • Lily of the valley
  • Locoweed
  • Lupin
  • Mescal
  • Mistletoe
  • Monkshood
  • Nicotine, tree, bush, flowering
  • Nightshades
  • Oleander
  • Peony
  • Poison hemlock
  • Poison ivy
  • Poison oak
  • Poison sumac
  • Potato ( leaves )
  • Rhubarb ( leaves )
  • Rhododendron
  • Water hemlock
  • Yew

There are many other poisonous plants but these are the ones known to be toxic to tortoises.

Taken from A. C. Highfield's   The Tortoise & Turtle Feeding Manual