medium size, albinistic flowers have petals with acutely tipped apexes and lightly frilled margins. Ventral petals are reflexed. The white stigma extends past the anthers.
medium green, medium size phylloclades have 3 forward facing, dentitions per marginal edge. Apical dentitions can assume an almost hook-like appearance. Basal dentitons are smaller. Areole notches are shallow to mildly steep. Extra apical dentitions are present on some phylloclades.