Sources for Seeds/Plants for Tortoises

(Pictured above is “Hagrid” enjoying an afternoon of healthy grazing. ©J. Cochran/

Basing diets on what a tortoise eats in the wild is a critical component of proper tortoise husbandry. While tortoises will eat all types of plants and fruits, that doesn’t make those items healthy choices for long term health.

We recommend the following for reliable sources of items needed to keep your tortoises healthy and happy.

Desert Natives Nursery-Seasonal live plants (USA only) seeds (worldwide)

Desert Seed Store Dot Com (USA only)

Shelled Warriors (UK/Europe)