Tree, 12-15 m tall. Leaves 7-15 cm long, 3.4-9 cm broad, ovate, pubescent, hairs medifixed; apex acuminate, base sometimes oblique. Petiole 1.5-4 cm long. Flowers in terminal branched cymes. Pedicels and peduncles slightly hairy. Calyx toothed, hairy, persistent. Petals c. 6 mm, oblong, pubescent on the outer surface. Anther c. 2 mm long, filaments as long as or longer than the petals. Style 4-5 mm long, swollen at the top. Fruit globular, c. 5 mm long and 4 mm broad, puberulous.