A slow-growing shrub. Leaves are simple, leaf blade is ovate to elliptic, apex obtuse and base cordate. Flowers are cauliflowered (petals are densely overlapping, camellia-like shape). Usually solitary or sometimes in cluster. Flowers when open is around 4 cm in diameter. This plant is suitable to be grown in pots and flowers best under full sun. Can be grown under semi shade but will produce slender branches and less flowering.