Tree up to 10 m high. Branchlets terete, greyish, lenticellate, puberulous in the distal parts, glabrescent. Leaves: Stipules or stipular glands not seen. Inflorescence terminal, densely rusty puberulous, consisting of pedunculate glomerules, aggregated into panicles up to 33 cm, glomerules consisting of 6-10 subsessile flowers; Flowers pentamerous, bisexual. Stamens to 30 mm, tube equalling the corolla-tube. Ovary(-ies) 1 (or 2), sericeous, sessile.