|S. cortusifolia is a deciduous or evergreen that bears kidney shaped to rounded 5 to 7 lobed and glossy green leaves 2 to 3 inches long with scalloped edges. In late summer, it blooms into cup shaped white flower to 1 1/2 inches across. There are 3 to 4 upper petals on each flower and longer lower petals. Grows best in moist but well drained humus rich soil.