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Sherbrooke, Que. man commits ‘horticultural disobedience’ to promote naturalization

No complaints or bylaw infringements levied

July 26, 2021  By Turf & Rec

A Sherbrooke, Que. man is committing what he calls “horticultural disobedience” by allowing his front yard to grow naturally with wildflowers, clover and long grass. No one has filed a formal complaint, and he has not been cited for violating any local bylaws. Instead, he’s become the subject of several media interviews during which he touts the environmental benefits of naturalized lawns.


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