are small trees with grey bark and longitudinal cracks that are not too deep.
Leaves are usually found obliquely upright, sometimes disposed at 15 cm
from the branching extremities. Leaf
blade is elliptical, rounded at the top, hard and rigid.
Petiole is long by 1-7 cm and thick by 3-4 mm.
Flower is solitary, found at the base of leaves, with a thick pedicel
long by 1-2 cm. The external sepals are long by 7-8 mm, internal sepals of the