Woah! When the Home Owner’s Association (HOA) attacked a homeowner, they had no idea what their action would create. The homeowner lives in Maryland. The bully was the HOA. End result: No longer will it be required to grow turfgrass.
After three and a half years, the Maryland homeowner and the Maryland General Assembly passed the House Bill 322, Real Property — Restrictions on Use — Low-Inpact Landscaping, which specifically codifies your right to be wildlife-friendly, plant-friendly, and environmentally conscious. The Senate affirms it unanimously. Read all about it Butterflies: 1, Bullies: 0.
The article was brought to me by good friend Mandy Ploch.