Culture plant of Discocactus
Photo and description Günther Königs
Diers et Esteves in Cact. and Succ. Journal U.S.A. 1980
Short plant description of E97 in
Diameter of the culture plant is ca. 7 cm.
Plant height without cephalium 5 cm.
The colour of the de epidermis is light green.
The number of ribs is 10.
Number of areoles is 5 to 7 on plants with cephalium.
The shape of the areoles is oval/round.
The number of radial spines is 5 to 7.
The length of the two spines upwards is 0,5 cm., the 3 spines side-and
downwards are up to 2 cm.
The shape of the spines is slightly bent to the plant. The colour of the
spines is amber.