You Won't BELIEVE What This Aunt Did To Her Niece's Beloved Plant 🌱😱

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🌱 Hey there, plant lovers and family drama enthusiasts! 🌿 I've got a bit of a prickly situation on my hands, and I could really use some outside perspective. 🤔 You see, my husband and I had this brilliant idea to teach our 6-year-old daughter about responsibility through gardening. 🌸 It was all going so well... until we had to leave her beloved sweet pea plant in the care of my sister while we attended a funeral. 😢 Brace yourselves, because this story is about to take a wilted turn... 🥀

🌱 A Budding Responsibility: Teaching My Daughter Through Gardening 🌿

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🌸 Sweet Pea Seeds: The Perfect Project for Our Little Girl 🌱

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🌿 Our Daughter's Green Thumb: Thriving with Her Sweet Pea Plant 🌸

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💕 A Nickname Blossoms: Our Little 'Sweet Pea' and Her Daily Plant Updates 🌿

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👩‍👦 Entrusting the Plant to My Sister: A Request for Plant-Sitting 🌱

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😘 A Heartfelt Goodbye: Our Daughter's Plea for Her Beloved Plant 🌸

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😱 A Wilted Welcome Home: The Shocking State of the Sweet Pea Plant 🥀

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😢 Tears and Heartbreak: Our Daughter's Devastation Over Her Neglected Plant 💔

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🙅‍♀️ No Apology, No Contact: Cutting Ties with My Irresponsible Sister 😠

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🤦‍♀️ A Pattern of Immaturity: My Sister's History of Irresponsible Behavior 😒

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🤷‍♀️ Family Friction: Parents Downplay the Significance of the Plant Incident 😕

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🤔 Seeking Perspective: Am I Overreacting or Justified in My Actions? 🌿

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The Wilting of a Little Girl's Dreams: A Tale of Trust, Betrayal, and a Neglected Sweet Pea Plant

Well, folks, it seems our little gardening project has taken a tragic turn. We returned from the funeral to find our daughter's once-thriving sweet pea plant snapped and wilted, all thanks to my sister's neglect. My daughter was devastated, and I was furious. I've cut ties with my sister over this, but my parents think I'm overreacting. Our little girl has lost her passion for gardening and even asked us to stop calling her by her beloved nickname, 'Sweet Pea.' It's heartbreaking to see her so sad. So, I turn to you, dear internet, for your thoughts on this prickly situation. Let's see what the masses have to say about this family drama and the fate of one poor, neglected plant.

Tips for growing plants with your daughter after a plant dies 🌱😱

macenutmeg | macenutmeg

Aunt agreed to take care of plant, fails, gets called out 😱

Ihavegoodideas_ | Ihavegoodideas_

Aunt kills niece's beloved plant, NTA mom has every right to be mad 👊

SaeInsanity45 | SaeInsanity45

Plant drama reveals deeper family issues. NTA handling gracefully 😌

Shieby1234 | Shieby1234

Sister crosses the line, mom defends daughter's beloved plant 🌱

LAKingsofMetal | LAKingsofMetal

Heartwarming support for a 6-year-old's beloved plant 🌱😱

Glitch1881 | Glitch1881

Aunt destroys niece's plant, refuses to apologize - NTA

Lorienwanderer | Lorienwanderer

Responsibility questioned, but overreaction caused no contact and guilt. ESH 😕

clbrownn | clbrownn

Plant-loving Redditor sympathizes with heartbroken niece's plant tragedy. 🌱

Sailingaway1342 | Sailingaway1342

Setting boundaries with family, a lesson for all parents 👨‍🍳

unknown_zone | unknown_zone

Respect > Plants: NTA respectfully sets boundaries with sister 🌱

rebel_nord | rebel_nord

Helpful advice for a grieving daughter's beloved plant. 🌱

a_tyrannosaurus_rex | a_tyrannosaurus_rex

Mild ESH verdict, cutting contact seems too extreme. Express disappointment.

Farahild | Farahild

Supportive comment encourages OP to prioritize daughter's emotional well-being. 👏

aSeaPersonByNight | aSeaPersonByNight

Caring for plants is hard, but agreeing to care for someone else's plant is a different story. NTA 🌱

ecmcgee1997 | ecmcgee1997

Aunt's neglect of plant = neglect of niece's feelings 🌱

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Betrayed trust over a plant. Sister needs to apologize, NTA 👏

Oh_Wiseone | Oh_Wiseone

NTA defends daughter's plant and calls out aunt's incompetence 🌱

VVS281 | VVS281

Plant murder causing 20-year family grudge? Grow edible flowers 🌸

Dana07620 | Dana07620

Heartbreaking plant saga: neglectful aunt breaks little girl's trust 🌱

authorsage | authorsage

🌿 Cutting contact over a plant may be extreme, but...

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Encouraging suggestion for a responsible young plant owner 🐱

Swedishpunsch | Swedishpunsch

Aunt saves niece's beloved plant from TA sister 🌱

lifeoffood11 | lifeoffood11

Encouraging NTA comment suggests creating a raised planter bed 🌿

Bookaholicforever | Bookaholicforever

Standing up to toxic family for your kids 👏 NTA

Nophury | Nophury

Sensitive NTA comment suggests discussing death with daughter 😔

eubalina | eubalina

Aunt kills niece's plant, laughs about it, and refuses to apologize. NTA.

cillianellis | cillianellis

Compassion for all living things is so important 💚

kaloric | kaloric

Definitely NTA, sister is an a**hole for destroying child's plant 💫

whomenow1313 | whomenow1313

Plant-sitting gone wrong, trust issues arise. NTA verdict.

patrioticmarsupial | patrioticmarsupial

Auntie is NTA, sister missed chance to bond with niece 😊

dahliafluffy | dahliafluffy

Aunt destroys niece's beloved plant, NTA commenter calls her out ❌🌱

ebwoods1 | ebwoods1

Protect your child from toxicity 👍🏻🌱

Froggetpwagain | Froggetpwagain

Plant-parenting skills: 6-year-old > 22-year-old aunt 🤷‍♂️

Tesmarin | Tesmarin

Choosing a plant over a pet spared a lot of trouble 🌱

Notyourdramaqueen | Notyourdramaqueen

Focusing on the wrong thing, missing the point 🤔

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A heartwarming comment offering plant advice and support 🌱

Beargurl1 | Beargurl1

ESH: Aunt neglects plant, mom overreacts, daughter loses interest in gardening.

PrivateEyes2020 | PrivateEyes2020

Don't expect a**hole to care for your beloved plant 🌱

earthtoeveryoneX | earthtoeveryoneX

Create a mini rock garden in a jar to represent sister 🤩

OldestCrone | OldestCrone

Protective aunt defends niece against sister's wrongdoing. NTA

Whack-Angus | Whack-Angus

Encouraging words for a devastated young gardener 🌱

NerveWise | NerveWise

Aunt destroys niece's beloved plant, NTA suggests a solution. 🌱

needfulsalsa | needfulsalsa

Teach resilience in gardening and never trust the sister again 🌱

Maximum_System_7819 | Maximum_System_7819

Plant enthusiast sympathizes with OP's niece, encourages resilience 🌱

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Aunt neglects plant, lacks remorse, and gets defensive. NTA.

Silver-Thing2724 | Silver-Thing2724

Encouraging response to lost passion in gardening 🌱

PowerPuffPigs | PowerPuffPigs

Aunt destroys niece's beloved plant, NTA stands up for her

RamenTofuCake | RamenTofuCake

Aunt neglects plant, NTA gets blamed, daughter deserves another chance 🌱

LuminDoesStuff | LuminDoesStuff

Encouraging words to not let daughter's love of plants die 🌱

ionfishy | ionfishy

Responsibility comparison: pet vs. plant 🐶🌱

Nesterminator | Nesterminator

Kind gardener offers to send seeds to help little girl's plant 🌱

Tiffanykitty369 | Tiffanykitty369

Plant drama unfolds between generations. NTA suggests peace-making.

FanofYueFei | FanofYueFei

Survive even the known plant killer 🤩 with devils ivy 🌱

OwlTheSilent | OwlTheSilent

Callous aunt refuses to apologize for plant mishap. NTA.

samejugs | samejugs

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