All the plants survived their stay with us. I'm not sure how many years we have cared for my father-in-law's bonsai while they are gone. I'm always a little sad when it returns to their home. But there's always next year! And we can visit my in-laws, and bonsai, down the road, any time.
The earth brought forth vegetation, plants yielding seed according to their own kinds, and trees bearing fruit in which is their seed, each according to its kind. And God saw that it was good. Genesis 1:12 ESV