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Are lawns 'boring and ugly'?

While all eyes will be glued to the grass courts of Wimbledon in the coming weeks, it seems that lawns are no longer in fashion, according to Gardener's World presenter Carol Klein.

The gardening writer Sally Nex and Colin Crosbie, curator of the Royal Horticultural Society's garden at Wisley, debate whether "we need the lawn".

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