Shall I compare thee to a summer’s day? Thou art more lovely and more temperate: Rough winds do shake the darling buds of May, And summer’s lease hath all too short a date.
—William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

The Gifts of Summer

Avocado

Basil

Berries

Blueberries

Broccoli

Carrots

Cherries

Corn

Cucumbers

Eggplant

Figs

Grapes

Green beans

Lettuce

Nectarines

Okra

Peaches

peppers

Plums

Raspberries

Shallots

Sugar snap

Summer squash

Tomatoes

watermelon