Gopher Tortoises

betsntom(9b)April 7, 2005

Does anyone have any tricks for protecting their plants from gopher tortoises?

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Elly_NJ(NJ z6)

It says here to use native plants.

Here is a link that might be useful: Gopher tortiose

    Bookmark   April 7, 2005 at 5:33PM
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betsntom(9b)

Good point. I have a lot of native plants on my property, though, and the gopher tortoises always seem to like whatever I plant that is new. Anything I paid for, I guess! I put up little chicken wire fences and it seems to work okay. Just wondered if anyone knows any other tricks. That DOESN'T hurt the tortoises of course.

    Bookmark   April 7, 2005 at 5:38PM
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