Plant 2–35cm tall. Inﬂorescence 1–5(–6)-whorled, usually densely crowded (rarely more lax) with short pedicels 0.2–2.5(–4)cm. Petals 3.5±0.4mm long×2.5±0.4mm wide, pink at top and white in middle with a yellow spot at base. Anthers c.0.3–0.5mm long (mean 0.37±0.05mm). Carpels usually 6 in a whorl, each (1–)2-seeded, 5–8.5mm long×2.2–3.2mm wide, triangular to broadly triangular, with a distinct to indistinct beak, glaucous when fresh. Seeds 1.2–1.8×0.7–0.8mm, oblong.