Humans have messed up - we've fiddled about with plants in an attempt to 'improve' them - but improve them for who? And then we issues industry 'gong's and awards for creating these messed up plants!
There is no purpose to a plant if it cannot reproduce itself on its own - in fact if it can't produce it's own fertile seed, is it a plant at all?
The Award of Garden merit given by the RHS creates the incentive to produce more and more of these 'plants' - but did you know, the plant is not judged on it's ability to be useful, just it's ability to look good.
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