Fresh Summer Recipes: Cooking With Basil, Green Beans and Tomatoes

It’s the time all gardeners look forward to: High summer, when many crops are in their glory. Here’s a guide to growing and cooking with basil, green beans and tomatoes.

Basket of Beans, Tomatoes and Basil
Basil, beans and tomatoes are the jewels of the summer garden.
Photo by Barbara Damrosch