Plants with hysteranthous leaves, solitary, inflorescence up to 45 mm high. Tuber pyriform, 40 mm long and 20 mm wide; skin brown, interior white; growing point basal with a lateral groove. Old leaf sheaths up to 90 mm long and 2 mm wide becoming more loose and spreading near ground level, light brown, membranous. Leaf solitary, prostrate; contemporary leaf sheath barely exserted; lamina broadly ovate to orbicular, cordate, up to 35 mm from apex to lobes, 25 mm from apex to leaf sheath insertion and 30 mm wide, dark to light green, adaxial surface with raised pustules from which a cobweb-like tangle of hairs develops, abaxial surface smooth, glabrous; margin transparent. Peduncular bract non-sheathing exserted part about 1 mm long and wide, ovate, dark green or mottled green, apex recurved. Peduncle up to 30 mm long and 0.5 mm diameter, basally purple, green above. Raceme compact, up to 15 mm long and 20 mm wide, with 3-7 flowers. Bracts triangular, sometimes somewhat spurred, 1 mm long, semi-amplexicaul, membranous, white with a brown midnerve. Pedicels lowest up to 7 mm long, upper shorter, erecto-patent. Flowers triangular in outline, 7 mm diameter. Tepals dimorphic, white with a dark green midnerve overlaid with purple streaking; outer tepals spreading, narrowly elliptic, attenuate, 3.5 mm long and 1.3 mm wide, inner erect, with a short pinched-in and fimbriate apex, 3.5 mm long and 1.5 mm wide. Filaments yellow or orange and often purple speckled, outer broadly ovate, apiculate, 1 mm long and barely 1 mm wide, inner adnate 1 mm up the tepals, triangular, barely 1 mm long and 0.5 mm wide at the base; anthers pale mauve. Ovary globose, 1.5 mm long and wide, green, blotched purple. Style cylindrical, 1 mm long, white.