Stems erect, to 1 m high, fleshy, swollen at the nodes, branching. Leaves up to 13 cm long, pale green, often with reddish veins; margins range from entire to shallowly lobed. Flowers white or pink.
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.