This plant is native to a small area in the Mount Ibity region in central Madagascar in the province of Antananarivo. This is a small compact species with a white/brown stem, strong spines and large green leaves. Will slowly branch to form a compact shrub-like plant. It’s the actual plant that you will receive. It is shown in a 3.5” pot. Keep in full sun to partial shade. This species is a winter grower. The flower is white.