petals are white from bases to mid centers suffusing to a light carmine pink darkening along upper margins and apexes. Petals are broad, elliptical with mildly tipped to blunt apexes. Apical edges can exhibit small serrations. Basal petals are larger. with paler coloration. Tubes are long and white. Stamens are white. The magenta-red style carries a magenta-pink stigma which barely clears the anther cluster. Flowers are larger than normal.
phylloclades carry 3-4 small, forward facing, acutely tipped dentations per marginal side. Areole notches are shallow.