Erect shrub to 1 m tall. Leaves 1-3 cm long, oblong to oblanceolate, tip with a minute point, surface sometimes wih a few hairs. Flowers stalkless with petals about 1 cm long and the stamens on one side; spring to summer. Carpels 2, silky hairy.
Source: (1997). Dilleniaceae. In: . Horticultural Flora of South-eastern Australia. Volume 2. Flowering plants. Dicotyledons. Part 1. The identification of garden and cultivated plants. University of New South Wales Press.