Soleirolia soleirolii (Helxine Babies Tears (Was Helixine) Baby’s Tears gets it name from the tiny, round leaves cascading down slender fragile stems. This fast growing evergreen has a low, spreading habit that spills beautifully over the sides of a container. Given enough light, it may produce tiny single white flowers. Best in part shade, not full sun but good light. Keep moist as it will not tolerate dry soil. Fast growing but can be trimmed to suit. Great in a pot. Grows to H 15cm.