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South Coast Cactus and Succulent Society Meeting – Aug 2015

SPEAKER: Wendell S. (Woody) Minnich TITLE:  Madagascar: the Plants, People and PlacesMadagascar is a special place, an island in many respects, where the plants, people and animals are as unusual as anywhere in…

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30th Annual Intercity Show & Sale 2015 (Sat)

Combined show & sale of the SGVCSS, LBCC and the LACSS Sat/Sun Aug. 8-9, 9am-5pm Daily.  At The LA County Arboretum, 301 No. Baldwin Ave., Arcadia, CA. INFO: Tom Glavich…

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We Aim To:

  • Promote education and cooperation among hobbyists and others interested in the study, culture, and propagation of succulent plants, including cacti.
  • Support the activities of organizations whose goals include the conservation of cacti and other succulents in their native habitats.
  • Learn facts, make friends, and have fun!

2015 Annual Plant

Euphorbia hedyotoides

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Plant of the Month

Cactus of the Month

August 2015 Cactus: Copiapoa

August 2015 Cactus: Copiapoa

From dry coastal deserts, particularly the Atacama desert of northern Chile.

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Succulent of the Month

August 2015 Succulent: Variegates

August 2015 Succulent: Variegates

Mutations where chlorophyll is missing from some of the epidermis.

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