All it took was a few basil plants to go to seed and self-sow their offspring on my patio. The cracks between the handmade concrete stones are filled with sand. A little potting soil has found its way into those crevices also, the result of months of housing several potted plants there.

“Life finds a way.” This quote from the movie “Jurassic Park” comes to mind as I witness the persistence of plants in this difficult spot. Continue reading “Unexpected”