occurs in forest edges in mountainous regions. Stems branch at the
bases and grow to 20-40cm in height. Leaves are in whorls of four or
rarely five, in the shape of an oblong-ovate-like oblong, 1-1.5cm in
length. Branch tips or axils bear inflorescences and set 1-3 small
white flowers in them. The existence of foliaceous bracts at the
bases of peduncles characterizes this species. Bloom time: May-June.