Safe inedible plants?

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adamkenn

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Hello all

any suggestions for safe plants that I can grow from seed that I can place into the vivarium that won't be eaten by my Russian and that are good for landscaping the vivarium?
 

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Hmm ... I think by definition, inedible plants are not safe, which is why animals don't eat them. Having said that, if they don't get eaten, then they can be used for landscaping.
 

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Anything you grow from seed will look like food to a tortoise. They like the tender young shoots from a seedling. If you buy plants already established that they don't normally eat you would be better off. Plants with a woody stem, maybe some ferns, etc.
 

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Well I bought a fake plant that you just dig up the dirt a little a put it in there and so far she hasn't even thought about eating it.
 

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What do you know about Camellias? Are they safe for my sulcata? There are some by the outdoor enclosure I am building.
 

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Camelias are not safe for tortoises. I'd hang a net or something to catch the blossoms that fall, so your tortoise doesn't end up eating them by accident.


Kristen A said:
What do you know about Camellias? Are they safe for my sulcata? There are some by the outdoor enclosure I am building.
 
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