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Baby Tears
Helxine soleirolii

Baby Tears, Helxine soleiroliiThe baby tears make a good ground cover in this garden on the north side of the house.  Other than keeping it well watered, it requires very little attention.

Baby Tears, Helxine soleiroliiHere is a closer view of the dense cover formed by baby tears with its tiny leaves.

Baby Tears, Helxine soleiroliiI can almost always find the fruiting bodies of the ashy physarum slime mold somewhere among the baby tears, but it does not cause any damage to the plants.

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