flowers are a purple red in the front of petals shading to a bright purplish pink. Dorsal sides of petals are bright reddish purple. Lower centres and throats are white. Elliptical petals are sharply tipped. Tube is white (temperature sensitive). Coloration on this one could be interpreted as borderline fuchsia to mallow, but appears more mallow (LG). Flower petals reflex with maturity. Stamens are creamy white with light yellow pollen covered anthers. Style is magenta with a magenta pink stigma that peeks just out of the anthers. Machibito is an early flowering cultivar.
growth is semi-erect. Phylloclades are narrow with shallow notching and an average of 3 regular sized, forward facing dentitions per marginal edge. Phylloclades show some cupping from the centre. Some phylloclades present a rippling along their margins.