NEW!! A variable cactus from Chile, growing to a height from 6 to 18 cm, and a diameter from 5 to 8 cm. It has a dense covering of spines which can vary in colour from white, to yellow, brown, or almost black. The flowers are purple to pink in colour. It needs a position with plenty of light, well-draining soil, and regular watering in Summer. It is tolerant of light frost.