Marigold (Pot Marigold, Field Marigold, Calendula)
Safe to Feed
- Common Name: Marigold (Pot Marigold, Field Marigold, Calendula)
- Latin Name: Calendula spp.
- Family Name: Asteraceae/Compositae
The Pot or Field Marigold flowers and leaves are fine for the tortoise enclosure as part of a varied diet, although they may not enjoy them.
Do not confuse with Tagetes
, which is commonly called French Marigold or African Marigold and is not a suitable food.