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Monty Don urges gardeners to stop mowing the lawn so often as it is 'damaging' to wildlife

Monty Don - Stop Mowing LawnsMonty Don has called on gardeners – especially men – to ease off their 'obsession' with mowing the lawn.

The 65-year-old said keeping grass short tends to be a male trait, which is about 'control'. 

The Daily Mail Weekend magazine columnist claimed there are, in fact, a lot of benefits to letting it grow instead.

'Cutting grass burns lots of fossil fuel, makes a filthy noise and is about the most injurious thing you can do to wildlife,' Don said.

In our view, more hot air from a Television Gardening Celebrity who knows very little about lawns and their care. 

Read more on The Daily Mail.  


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