or trees or climbers. Stipules broadly
triangular to ovate. Inflorescence pseudo-axillary or subterminal appearing
unilaterally on alternate nodes. Flowers bisexual. Calyx infundibular, shortly
lobed. Corolla salver-form, tube longer or shorter than lobes. Anthers
exserted. Styles exserted, stigmatic lobes adherent, ovary 2-locular, ovules
numerous. Fruits globose to ellipsoidal berry, wall leathery. Seeds immersed in
a pulpy matrix.