Species easily recognised by presentation of leaf blade obovate, emarginated and acute apex, as well as by inflorescences in corymbs
of triads and an abundance of epicortical roots along the branches.
3 cm long, slender, sericeous or glabrescent, distally flattened, bearing a tight corymb
4-6 mm long of 10 or more flowers; bracts 0.
Description: Clustered florets that form a convex corymb or elongated raceme inflorescence.
Description: White, star-shaped flowers in tight racemes and corymb clusters at the top of leafless stems.
FLOWER DESCRIPTION: White, 1/4" and pubescent, 5-petaled, appearing in densely-flowered corymbs
FLOWER DESCRIPTION: White, 1/2" to 3/4" wide, 5-petaled with approximately 20 stamens, appearing in small corymbs in May.
FLOWER DESCRIPTION: White, 1/2" to 1" across, 5-petaled, stamens yellowish, appearing in small corymbs in mid-spring.
FLOWER DESCRIPTION: Dioecious, yellowish; male in corymbs
, female in racemes; NOT ORNAMENTAL.
FLOWER DESCRIPTION: Yellowish-green, 1/2" in small corymbs
, appearing in spring before the leaves; NOT GREATLY NOTICEABLE.
The flower may be a single bloom or several in a small corymb
(a flat-topped or round-topped inflorescence, but with the lower pedicels longer than the upper) varying in colour from pink to white.