Shrubby plant, branching freely from the base. The stems are rounded basally, with branches that become flattened towards their tips. The branches are 4–10 in long and up to 0.8 in wide. They are reddish at first, later becoming green. The flowers are pinkish or greenish cream in colour, 0.3–0.5 in long and 0.4–0.6 in across. They are usually borne singly and hang downwards. The small whitish fruits are up to 0.3 in long.