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Are councils ‘vandalising’ UK’s wildflower verges?

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Councils that mow road verges before wild flowers have appeared have been accused of horticultural vandalism. 
Wild plant charity Plantlife says it has received complaints from members of the public who were “horrified and upset” to see verges cut before flowers bloomed.
Plantlife accused local authorities of mowing too early and smothering wild flowers with grass cuttings.
It found that 75 per cent…