Bark is smooth and pale brown in colour. Leaf-blade is 10—24 cm long, 5—9 cm wide. Seeds are semi-circular in outline. Seeds are 3.5—5 cm long, 2—2.5 cm broad and 5—8 mm thick. Seeds smell like nutmeg when dissected. Pulp is adherent to seeds.
Pioneers of disturbed rain forest.
Wood-lacquered sticks, flowers-petals chewed with betel.