This is how to animate a sprout growing with bendio, an AE plug-in.
bendigo makes bend motion very easy by specifying start and end points.
I hope it helps you with your work
* The video was created with my personal thoughts without any sponsorship of the plugin *
Plugin info : https://aescripts.com/bendio/
project file : https://drive.google.com/file/d/1wnnR...