Plants 20-50 cm tall. Stems solitary, angulate, glabrous. Leaf petiole 10-25 cm; leaf blade orbicular, not peltate, 11-20 × 18-30 cm, thinly papery, abaxially pubescent, adaxially glabrous, base cordate, 3-5-dissected to ca. midway or more, often partitions 2- or 3-lobed, apex of lobes acute or acuminate, margin entire or coarsely dentate, teeth apiculate. Petals obovate or obovate-oblong, 2.5-3.5 × 1.5-1.8 cm, apex slightly sinuolate. Stamens ca. 1.5 cm; filaments slightly shorter than anthers, 4-6 mm; anthers linear, 5-7 × 1.2-1.9 mm, apex rounded, obtuse; anther connective not prolonged. Pistils ca. 1.2 cm; ovary with parietal placentation; style short, 1-3 mm. Berry red, ovoid-globose, 4-7 × 2.5-4 cm, fleshy. Seeds maroon, ovoid-triangular. Fl. May-Jun, fr. Jul-Sep.