Plants with hysteranthous leaves, solitary, inflorescence up to 35 mm high. Tuber pyriform, 10 mm wide, interior white, growing point basal to lateral. Old leaf sheaths up to 70 mm long, 1.0-1.5 mm diameter, membranous, chestnut brown. Leaf solitary, prostrate; contemporary leaf sheath barely exserted; lamina broadly ovate to orbicular-cordate, light green, very thin, glabrous. Peduncular bract upper 1-2 mm exserted, not amplexicaul, apex recurved, membranous, light brown. Peduncle up to 22 mm long, 0.5 mm diameter, dark green. Raceme 12 mm long, 15 mm wide, with 1-3 flowers. Bracts less than 1 mm long, broad based, saccate, membranous, colourless. Pedicels up to 5 mm long, pale purplish-green. Flowers cyathiform, cup-shaped to spreading in outer half. Tepals sub-equal, linear, white with a dark green to brownish-maroon midnerve, outer 5.5 mm long, 1.3 mm wide, inner 6 mm long, 1.8 mm wide. Filaments erect, equal, narrowly filiform, 4 mm long, white; anthers pale yellow. Ovary globose, 1 mm long, 1 mm diameter, green. Style cylindrical, 2.5 mm long, white.