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Ubajay is a medium size fruit tree that reaches a hight of 4-8 m with very ramified and globose canopy and dark, green persistent foliage. The small white flowers are solitary and have 5 or 6 petals. The fruit is yellowish to orange, round, 3,5 cm in diamater with a seed in its center. Although it is edible and has sweet taste, it can smell fairly disagreeable when overripe.

El Ubajay es un árbol frutal de porte mediano que alcanza una altura de 4-8 m y cuenta con una copa muy ramificada y globular y de follaje verde oscuro perenne. Las pequeñas flores blancas son solitarias, presentando de 5 a 6 pétalos. Su fruto es amarillento a naranja, redondo, de unos 3,5 cm de diámetro y con una semilla en su centro. Pese a que es comestible y posee un sabor dulce, puede oler desagradablemente si está demasiado maduro.

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