Trees and shrubs, more or less gland-dotted throughout. Leaves with 1 or more abaxial nectaries. Epicalyx present, 3-lobed often foliaceous, cordate, laciniate or dentate, costate. Calyx fused, truncate or 5 dentate, costae present or absent. Staminal column included, apically 5-dentate, anthers numerous. Style one with 3-5 decurrent stigmatic lobes. Fruits capsules, gland-dotted, glabrous, ovoid, dehiscent, locules 3-5. Seeds densely lanate.