Sitting outdoors on warm evenings is one of the pleasures of summer. As many of us work during the day – or work in the garden – this is often the best time to relax in our outdoor spaces.
Night-scented plants begin releasing their sweet fragrances as dusk falls. They've evolved to attract nocturnal pollinators, such as moths, and are often pale in colour, making them more visible in moonlight.
Plant night-scented plants around a terrace or patio, near an open window or next to a well-worn path to enjoy their perfume more easily.
Here are 12 plants for evening scent.