Decumbent, branched, leggy herb, rooting at nodes. Leaves oblong-elliptic to ovate, sessile, long-silky-haired, 3-11 cm. Cymes paired. Flowers white; year round.
Commonly grown as a trailing indoor plant in pots or hanging baskets.
Source: (2005). Commelinaceae. In: . Horticultural Flora of South-eastern Australia. Volume 5. Flowering plants. Monocotyledons. The identification of garden and cultivated plants. University of New South Wales Press.