Alexanders (Horse Parsley, Smyrnium)
Safe to Feed
- Common Name: Alexanders (Horse Parsley, Smyrnium)
- Latin Name: Smyrnium olusatrum, S. perfoliatum
- Family Name: Umbelliferae/Apiaceae
No known hazards with this plant and would be fine as part of a varied diet for the tortoise enclosure.
One way to identify Alexanders is that a crushed or broken leaf or stem smells like celery.