Leaves are linear, lanceolate, light green, 10-15 cm long & 1-2 cm wide.
Flowers are borne in spike florescence, florets are small, sessile, creamy white, 8-15 cm long. Flowers bloom in June-July.
Fruit is capsule with thin skin. Seeds numerous.
The flowers and fruits are very much like a Bottlebrush. Propagation is by seeds and cuttings. It is difficult to collect seedlings from the sown seeds; it probably needs the help of a special fungus.
Its bark's juice is used as germicide. Oil made from it used in rheumatism, toothache, stomach disorder, …