Taxon  Report   7667    
Soleirolia soleirolii  (Req.) Dandy
Baby's tears,  Mother of thousands
Soleirolia soleirolii
© 2001 Tony Morosco
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Soleirolia soleirolii
© 2018 Larry Blakely
Soleirolia soleirolii
© 2018 Larry Blakely
Soleirolia soleirolii, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Soleirolia soleirolii
© 2011 Dean Wm. Taylor, Ph.D.
Genus: Soleirolia
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Helxine soleirolii
More information about  Soleirolia soleirolii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 16, 2019).