Top Plants And Vegetables To Sow And Grow In August

August 13, 2019

Summer is the best season for gardening. It’s a real pleasure for all gardeners to witness how plants grow under natural sunbeams.

Experienced gardeners know that August is the most favorable month for planting vegetables and herbs. Of course, not all species grow equally good in late summer. For this reason, we compiled a list of top 7 plants and vegetables to sow and grow in August.

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Brussels sprout

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Brussels sprout can grow almost in any region. This vegetable is extremely high in nutrients and, at the same time, low in calories. Brussels sprout is very beneficial for those on a healthy diet due to its antioxidant qualities.



Corn is very popular in many countries, especially in Central America. Corn is typically yellow but comes in other colors too, such as red, orange, and purple. It is a perfect source of protein. Corn also contains a good amount of several vitamins and minerals, including magnesium and zinc.


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Arugula has a peppery flavor that a lot of people love. It is very popular in salads and other dishes due to its useful antioxidant properties.


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Beets can grow almost in any climate. Both the bright red root and the leaves of this vegetable are edible. It is recommendable for people who suffer from low blood pressure.


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Basil can be cultivated both indoors and outdoors. It is not receptive to climate change. Basil is one of the most popular herbs for cooking worldwide, especially among Italian people.


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There are many different types of carrots, which can grow easily in different soils. Carrots diverse in color: from orange to red, and from purple to yellow. Carrots have a number of health benefits. This vegetable is believed to reduce the risk of cancer.


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Broccoli is easy to plant and it grows very quickly. The biggest advantage of broccoli is its nutrient content. It is packed with vitamins, minerals, and bioactive compounds.

We hope our list of top plants and vegetables to grow in August will be useful for you. Have a great gardening season!