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#1 sfarq

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Posted 08 April 2015 - 08:50 AM

Hi can anyone identify this creeping weed ive found coming up
in my torts garden please.Is it safe for them to eat or should i get rid?

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Posted 08 April 2015 - 08:58 PM

It looks like chickweed to me......does it have white flowers... According to the Tortoisetable web site it is fine to feed in mode rations!!! Have a look at the Tortoisetable plant data base..... It helps me loads x x x hugs x x

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Posted 09 April 2015 - 06:28 AM

Hi Stella,thanks for your post,ive googled it and looked at the tortoisetable and it could be chickweed but also looks very
simular to speedwell,but both say ok in moderation so i think ill get rid of some because my torts do become greedy with the weeds
in their enclosure.Have a good day!

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Posted 09 April 2015 - 06:57 PM

Hi,
I would leave it in there if it was me,when they say feed in moderation it means occasionally not every day ect,if they eat it down to the ground in one sitting it is going to hurt them




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