Kopakopa is a low growing perennial plant.
The oval or heart-shaped leaves are arranged in a rosette at the base level. The leaves have 3-9 elastic veins that are thick and dark green.
The flowers sit in a narrow cylindrical stem, which is approximately the same length as the flower stalk. Each flower has yellowish brown petal lobes and purple anthers.
Leaves bruised and used for skin complaints such as stings, rashes, itchy skin. Acts an anti-microbial.