Small, semi-succulent, spreading shrub that grows 1 - 2 m tall. Branches grow to 1 m long.
Leaves are green in colour with fine white hairs. Leaves are semi-succulent, cylindrical in shape and grow up to 2 cm long.
Flowers are small and solitary, held in the leaf axils (where leaf joins stem).
Fruits are bright and small, 5 mm in diameter. Prior to ripening they are green-yellow in colour and turn red-orange when they have ripened.
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