A perennial herb with solitary flowers on long stalks up to 1 ft. tall. Outer tepals crimson, inner white, leaves much divided. Very rare with Alepidea congesta, Bilbine asphodeloides, Alchemilla johnstoni, Crepis ellenbeckii, Scabiosa columbaria, in open
Kew Negative No. 17483. Flora of tropical East Africa. From the Herbarium of the East African Research Institue, Amani. = Gatton 15, Burth 2281, 4011 and Greenway 3777 all with extremely dissected leaflets. P. J. G. 4/1948.
Unknown type material