Things to do in August

Deep-pink rose campion flowers on silver-green foliage
Deep-pink rose campion flowers on silver-green foliage

When August arrives, it can feel like the best part of the gardening calendar is behind us. But there’s still plenty to love about the garden in late summer. Browse our pick of the best plants for providing late colour and interest, get advice for looking after wildlife and discover the vegetable seeds to sow now for wonderful winter harvests.