Diffuse or sprawling in low patches. Thinly covered all over with long spreading hairs. Underground part of the stem woody, the aerial very slender, much branched. Leaves with ivy-like blades 0.8-1.5 cm long and about the same in width, more or less cordate, the edges with 3-9 large triangular teeth: petioles very slender, up to 5 cm long: sheaths with a broad scarious edge. Umbels 3-rayed, the rays much shorter than the leaves. Petals hairy. Fruit obcordate, not much flattened, 3-4 mm long, 3.5-4.5 mm wide, wrinkled, distinctly wider but much shorter than the acute hairy bracts. Fruit ray about 1.5 cm long.