We have no doubt that fictional space botanist Mark Watney feels your pain, Commander Kelly.
Scott Kelly, who meticulously tended a flower garden on the ISS earlier this year recently received a wilted souvenir of his gardening adventures after the #SpaceFlower made it back down to Earth on a recent SpaceX flight. Scott Kelly was still hopeful on Twitter even as he posted an image of the dry, severed flower, posting “Just got my things returned from @Space_Station via @SpaceX, incl #SpaceFlower. Let’s see how it grows on Earth!”
His twin brother, Mark Kelly, also an astronaut, was quick to crush his dreams.
Unfortunately Mark Kelly is probably right. The final diagnosis: