This species has short white rhizomes, which produce stems to 30 cm, carrying elliptic, dark-green, ribbed leaves alternately to the top. It is from the top that the white to cream, hanging bells are suspended in an open cluster, of up to eight flowers, nodding in the slightest breeze. Red berries follow the flowers, in the autumn.
Full to part shade in moist but well drained soil. Fully hardy. Ht: 45cm S: 30cm