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Related to Soleirolia: Helxine
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Noun1.Soleirolia - one speciesSoleirolia - one species; a dwarf creeping mat-forming evergreen herb
dicot genus, magnoliopsid genus - genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
family Urticaceae, nettle family, Urticaceae - a family of plants of order Urticales including many nettles with stinging hairs
baby tears, baby's tears, Helxine soleirolia, Soleirolia soleirolii - prostrate or creeping Corsican herb with moss-like small round short-stemmed leaves
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Soleirolia (mind your own business) and Veronica (speedwell) were initially introduced to our garden as ornamentals for the Victorian rock garden but today they are considered invasive by many gardeners.
Beat the hosepipe ban with your pick of plants that love a dry summer Low-growing green plants such as soleirolia soleirolii, or mind your own business, work well with bright showy and spiky flowers' Pink dahlias match the sun loungers in this city garden' Big spiky plants such as Agave Amenirana cope well with a drought' Red and pink gerbera daisies continue the colour theme' Sculptured succulent Aeonium Schwarzkopf is a real eye-catcher Pictures: GARDEN PICTURE LIBRARY/ CLIVE NICHOLS/ GAP
Soleirolia soleirolii, by which it is known botanically, is a creeping perennial, so you need to get rid of every plant, roots and all.