Leaves linear-lanceolate, 10-23(-40) x 1-1.5 cm, light green or yellowish green becoming orange-tinged with age. Inflorescence 20-30 x 10-15 cm; pedicels 2 mm long. Flowers 15-20 mm long from the base of the ovary. Perianth segments greenish-white, linear, 15 mm long, reflexed. Stamens as long as the perianth; anthers oblong, 15-20 mm long. Stigma as long as the perianth. Berry brick red, globose, 10 mm in diameter; seeds 2, orange-brown, subglobose, 4 mm in diameter. Fig. 46/3-4.