It is a cactacea of a globular shape, which clusters easily. The body is of a bright green color with beautiful yellow spots or streaks, in the points where there is a lack of chlorophyll. The spines are white or yellowish with brown tips, which tend to cover the whole plant. In late spring this Rebutia presents a wonderful view with its incredible inflorescences: the color can vary from yellow to red, from orange to purple. Rebutia steinbachii f. variegata creates an incomparable mix of colors, so it absolutely cannot be missing in your cactus collection!