Plants with hysteranthous leaves, solitary, inflorescence up to 250 mm high. Tuber pyriform, 30 mm long and 20 mm wide near the base; skin light brown, interior white at the base becoming red in the oldest part; the growing point basal with a lateral groove. Old leaf sheaths 50 mm long, 2 mm wide at base widening to 4 mm at ground level, light brown, membranous. Leaf solitary, prostrate; contemporary leaf sheath exserted up to 5 mm, whitish; densely pubescent with short white hairs, green lamina held horizontally but not adpressed, broadly ovate-cordate, 30 mm from the apex to the depression, 27 mm wide, upper surface bright shiny green, sparsely hairy, lower surface with dense white woolly hairs; margin red, undulate. Peduncular bract hardly exserted above the old leaf sheaths, upper 4 mm free, attenuate, membranous, white with reddish tinge. Peduncle 50-I20 mm long, 1 mm diameter, light green with red striations. Raceme lax, up to I20 mm long, 35 mm wide, with up to 30 flowers. Bracts triangular, attenuate, crinkled, 1 mm long, membranous, with a brown midnerve. Pedicels 9-I5 mm long, arcuate with flowers erect. Flowers triangular, up to 7 mm in diameter. Tepals dimorphic, pale yellowish-green with suffused faint red striations, green midnerve; outer spreading, elliptic, 4 mm long, 1.5 mm wide, inner broadly ovate with a connivent fimbriate apex and denticulate margin, 3 mm long, 2.3 mm wide. Filaments dimorphic, outer very broadly ovate, less than 1 mm long, 1 mm wide, yellowish, inner adnate to base of the tepals for 1 mm then narrowly triangular, 1 mm long, white. Ovary globose, 1 mm long and green; Style cylindrical, 1 mm long, white.