Large shrubs or small trees, up to 5 m tall.
Stems several to single, often with stilt roots.
Young branchlets angled, glabrescent.
Leaves compound, bipinnate to tripinnate, alternate, spiral; rachis 10-20 cm, long; petiolules 0.5-2.5 cm; stipules purple, sheathing, obovate-oblong, glabrous; leaflets 6-21 x 3.5-7.5 cm, ovate to lanceolate, apex acuminate to caudate, base acute to rounded, margin serrate to dentate, glabrous, chartaceous, drying brown; midrib raised above; secondary nerves 7-12 pairs; tertiary nerves reticulo-percurrent.
Inflorescence corymbose cymes; calyx green, petals cream.
Berry, depressed, globose, ca.0.7 cm across, purple black; seeds 4-6.
Indo-Malesia, China and Australia
State - Kerala, District/s: All Districts