Tree is up to 15 m height and 30 cm diameter. Usually a smaller tree. Bark has superficial ridges. Live bark is pale to reddish brown in color. Leaves are alternate, glabrous, thinly coriaceous, oblanceolate to obovate-oblong, and 1.5*4-5* 13 cm in size. Male inflorescence is a sessile cluster of 3-7 flowers on woody twigs. Flowers are yellow and 5-10 mm long. Seeds are wedge-shaped and up to 9 mm long.