Goodyera velutiana is
an evergreen perennial inhabiting forest in a mountainous region,
the basal part crawling on the ground, and the upper portion extends
diagonally upward to 5-10cm in height. Two to four centimeters in
length, the leaves are in an alternate arrangement, the margins
wave. From the shoot-apex emerges some light red flowers facing one
side. Bloom time: August-September.