We brought a lot of garden stuff with us when we moved up from Sydney and one of those things was a tomato pot with water collector underneath. So I put it by the kitchen door and potted up a Roma tomato in it. It hasn't done great things but the basil I've put at it's feet has. I don't think the tomato gets enough sun and the basil doesn't get too much. So now its become my basil pot with a leggy tomato trailing out of it that I ignore. The other day, as I was giving my kitchen garden pots a bit of a water, I bent over to put some on the tomato/basil pot and was met with this
After recovering from a mild heart attack, I realised that Mr Toad (I assume Cane) had rightly decided that this was the perfect place to take up residence - drak, cool and wet. I just wished he'd checked with me first, or at least put up a sign "Toad in Residence". Would have saved me a few grey hairs.