heliophilia

heliophilia

an attraction or adaptation to sunlight, as the sunflower. — heliophile, n.heliophilic, heliophilous, adj.
See also: Plants
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"Dignity of Movement: Iceberg Variations--Swimming and Diving in the 'Great Strangeness' and the Sea Change of Hemingway's Heliophilia." North Dakota Quarterly 70.4 (Fall 2003): 63-80.