Roots fibrous. Stems to 1 m tall, reddish-brown thin, fleshy and hairless. Leaves fleshy with dark green glossy surface; margin toothed. Flowers 2 cm wide, pink, profuse.
Source: (1997). Begoniaceae. 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.