Common Name: Swinecress (Wartcress; Lesser Swinecress; Lesser Wartcress)
Latin Name:Coronopus squamatus; Coronopus didymus
Family Name: Cruciferae/Brassicaceae
Most tortoises wouldn't favour the pungent smell and hot peppery flavour of this low-growing plant, but remember it is a brassica and should therefore should only be offered in moderation.
Please be aware that two or more
goitrogenic plants should not be fed in conjunction with each other, and
the sum total of goitrogenic foods should not exceed the guideline for a
single plant of 'in moderation' (amber-green) or 'sparingly'
(amber-red). This will ensure that goitrogenic consumption stays within