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Baby's Tears

Dainty creeper makes a beautiful ground cover in shady spaces or woodland gardens. Lush and tropical as a houseplant or in a terrarium. Can become vigorous in warm climates.

Companion Plants


Fountain Grass

Spike Speedwell

Plant Details

  • Common name

    Baby's Tears

  • Botanical name

    Soleirolia soleirolii

  • Variety


  • Zone

    USDA Zone 10 (30°F) to USDA Zone 11 (40°F).

  • Light

    Part sun

  • Height

    2" (5 cm)

  • Habit


  • Feed

    Use all-purpose

  • Water

    Weekly during dry spells

  • Bloom Color


  • Bloom Time


  • Maintenance

    Pinch back for fuller appearance

This plant also belongs to the following collections:

  • Barbara J.'s collection
  • Gilda V.'s collection