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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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Add a hollow bamboo spout to drip water into a stone basin, and put the whole thing in among plants such as a bright green mat of "mindyour-own-business" - Soleirolia soleirolii - with hostas and ferns.
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.
Soleirolia soleirolii, by which it is known botanically, is a creeping perennial, so you need to get rid of every plant, roots and all.