Shrub to about 7 m tall. Leaves mostly 6-9 cm long, 4-7 cm wide, ovate to oblong, thick, glossy above. Flowers in compound clusters on branched stalks. Fruits to nearly 1 cm long, obovoid and slightly flattened, orange to reddish.
Source: (2002). Rubiaceae. In: . Horticultural Flora of South-eastern Australia. Volume 4. Flowering plants. Dicotyledons. Part 3. The identification of garden and cultivated plants. University of New South Wales Press.
Leaves speckled and margined creamy white.
Leaves with a central creamy yellow and yellow-green blotch.
Possibly originated in England in 1876.
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Leaves green with creamy white margins.
Possibly originated in England in 1866.