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.

Heirloom, paste and cherry tomatoes
Heirloom slicing tomatoes, paste tomatoes and cherry tomatoes all have a place in your garden.
Photo by Barbara Damrosch