Garlic Mustard (Jack-by-the-Hedge; Jack by the Hedge)
Feed in Moderation
Common Name: Garlic Mustard (Jack-by-the-Hedge; Jack by the Hedge)
Latin Name:Alliaria petiolata
Family Name: Brassicaceae
Contains glucosinolates so only feed small amounts as part of a varied diet. Do not confuse young leaves of Garlic Mustard with those of Winter Heliotrope which has toxic properties. 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 safe limits.