Imagine spending years turning a barren backyard into a lush, green oasis, only to have to move out. That's exactly what happened to a 25-year-old woman who rented a house for seven years. When she moved in, the backyard was nothing but dirt, but she transformed it into a stunning garden, complete with a shed, greenhouse, pizza oven, and aquaponics set up. But when it was time to move, she took her entire garden with her, leaving the backyard as she found it. Little did she know, her landlords were not happy about this, and the drama began. 😲🌿
The Barren Backyard Transformation 🏡🌳
Creating a Green Oasis 🌿
Time to Move 🚚
Taking the Garden Along 🌱
Dismantling the Oasis 🌿
Landlords' Fury 😠
Accusations of Theft 😲
Legal Protection 📝
Final Inspection ✅
Mixed Responses 🤔
Coworkers' Opinions 🗣️
Garden Gone, Landlords Lash Out 😤
So, our green-thumbed protagonist finds herself in a pickle. She took her entire garden with her when she moved, leaving the backyard as barren as she found it. Her landlords are furious, accusing her of stealing plants and wrecking the backyard. They had listed the house for sale with pictures of the lush garden, and potential buyers were walking away when they saw the empty space. Legally, she's in the clear, but opinions are divided. Some say she should've told the landlords she was taking her garden, while others argue it's like expecting free furniture in a house listing. Let's see what the internet thinks of this gardening drama... 🍿🌿
NTA and fellow gardeners sympathize with OP's landlord troubles 🌿
Tenant not responsible for landlords' property value. Clever move by OP 💪
Landlords angry over tenant taking garden, but commenters defend tenant. 👍
Landlords demand free landscaping after using it to sell property 😒
Gardening takes time and effort, NTA for taking it with you 🌿
Tenant legally takes garden, landlord salty. Revenge stories shared 👍
NTA for taking garden, but landlord should have communicated better 👍
Commenter disappointed garden wasn't taken literally 😂
Gardening tips for renters 🌱🏠
Woman takes garden when moving, NTA, emotional connection to plants 🌿🌱
Hold on to all documentation and evidence to protect yourself! 👍
Tenant takes garden when moving, landlords not happy 😬🌱
Tenant defends taking garden, bought everything with own money. 🌻
Tenant compares garden to landlord's artwork, defends taking it with them 🌿🌱
Landlords tried to sell house after tenant redid backyard. NTA 👍
Woman takes entire garden when moving, landlords surprised and furious 😱
Gardening enthusiasts agree: NTA for taking plants when moving 🌱
OP seeks validation after being called an a**hole online.
Taking your property when moving out? NTA. Landlords furious? 🤯
"Garden tax"! Before and after photos pretty please? 😊
Moving with your garden? NTA 1000% says comment.
Gardening tenant defends herself against furious landlords. 🌿
Don't let landlords guilt you into helping them sell property. NTA 👍
Moving with your garden? Not the a**hole! 🌿
Moving with your garden? NTA says comment, no regrets here 👍
Landlord sees property value increase, but can't keep tenant's garden 🌱🏡
Gardening is serious business 🌿🌱🌿🌺🌻🌼
Moving out with a bang! NTA 😎
Landlord approves tenant modifications, respects their personal property. NTA 👍
Taking garden when moving is fair game, NTA 👍
Landlord wants more than he paid for, NTA wins 👏
Portable garden causes landlord outrage, commenter defends hard work 💪
Claiming ownership: NTA comment sparks no debate 👍
You go, green thumb! Landlords can't handle your garden power 🌱
Green thumbs up! Tenant's garden move gets landlord's goat.
Moving with your garden? NTA, landlords should offer to buy.
Landlords try to take advantage, woman takes garden. NTA.
Charge them a fee to restore garden 💰
Roommate redoes floor and garden, never reimbursed by landlord 😠
Sassy comment gets no replies, but deserves a clapback 👏
Landlord suggests leaving garden stuff when moving out? NTA for refusing 🌿
Gardening enthusiast defends woman's decision to take her garden 🌱
Tenant shares experience of being taken advantage of by landlords.
Tenant takes entire garden when moving, landlords furious. NTA!
Moving with your garden is like taking your bed. NTA 👍
Landlords didn't ask, now they're butt-hurt. NTA 👍
Landlords try to profit off garden, NTA for taking it 🌱
Commenter shuts down argument about using communal spaces for storage.