deep carmine violet with silvery carmine violet throat. Lower petals deep crimson rose overlaid rhodamine. Tube and filaments pale carmine violet. Flowers in July (Australia). McM&H description very basic: deep carmine violet.
E.B. Hoare message to Des Ellery July 27, 1988; Cactus & Succulent Journal NSW, June 1992; McM&H 1995: 128