arching, zygomorphic flowers have slightly twisted petals ending in sharply pointed tips. Petals are fuchsia red suffusing to a white centre and throat. Tube is white. Whitish stamens hold greyish-yellow pollen covered anthers which surround a magenta style and magenta-pink stigma. Flowers are temperature sensitive. Pod receptacle is ridged.
phylloclades hold 2-3 small forward facing dentitions along each side. The apex dentitions are slightly larger than the side detentions.