An unusual subject for a shady spot in the garden where the bright glossy foliage will lighten the tone. Leaves are mainly yellow with green highlights to the tips and held on rigid stems which tend to arch over towards the top. The leaves can be up to 5 cms long, these have little or no petiole and are joined directly to the stem. The flowers are held singly from the upper leaf axils. Colour is a yellowish followed by black fruits.