This member of the Fouquieriaceae
family was given
this name by Ivan
Murray Johnston in 1925. It if found in Mexico, growing in a
well drained soil with some water and lots of sun. The stem will
grow to 30 centimetres in diameter and reach for four meters in
height. The flowers are red, and the plant can be reproduced both by
seeds and cuttings.
Named after Leon
Diguet, a French explorer.