Small tree or tall shrub, often in thickets.
Leaves alternate, simple, entire.
Flowers small, white.
Petals 5, sepals 5, stamens 5.
— Cyrilla racemiflora
Evidence that species is found in Texas:
- USDA Plants Database, advanced search for Texas plants from the United States Department of Agriculture.
- Texas Trees, A Friendly Guide, Paul W. Cox and Patty Leslie, Corona Publishing Company, San Antonio, TX, 1999.