Paleo Gardener wrote:
Remember not to neglect the simplest explanation: people are more likely to notice something if they are looking for it. If an herbalist knew someone needed certain herbs, they would be guaranteed to notice those herbs growing nearby.
I honestly felt like the plants were trying to physically reach out and grab me "Hello...we are right here! you need us"
Have you read Stephen Buhner's "The Lost Language of Plants:The Ecological Importance of Plant Medicines for life on Earth"?
I recommend it to you.