Annual herb, up to 1 m high. Stems erect to decumbent. Leaves with blade suborbicular, deeply lobed into segments. Flowers: in terminal clusters; petals glabrous, ± equalling sepals, lilac. Fruit with mericarps glabrous.
Retief, E; Meyer, NL. 2017. Malvaceae. In: E Retief & NL Meyer (eds), Plants of the Free State: Inventory and identification guide. Strelitzia 38: 631 - 651. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria.