Culture plant of Discocactus buenekeri
Photo and description Piet van der Laken
Short plant description CWRA 27 in culture
Diameter of the culture plant is ca 5,5 cm.
Plant height without cephalium 5,5 cm.
The colour of the epidermis is green.
Number of ribs 15.
Number of areoles per rib is 9 on plants with cephalium.
The shape of the areoles is round.
The number of radial spines is ca. 18.
The length of the spines is 0,5 to1 cm.
The shape of the spines is like little needles and the colour is
The colour of the cephalium is white.
The position of the stigma is at the primary stamens.