Upcoming Events

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     South Coast Botanic Garden [Map]

South Coast C&SS monthly meeting – October 2016

"A Questions of Sex" is all about propagation of succulent plants. It includes a few of the more interesting, as well as vanilla, approaches to reproduction. Different kinds of vegetative propagation and hybridization are also discussed.
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Special Events

Next Calendar Event

Bakersfield C&SS Show & Sale 2016

Oct. 8-9  Bakersfield Cactus and Succulent Society Show & Sale Sat. 10-5---Sun. 11-4    East Hills Mall, Center Court 3100 Mall View Road, Bakersfield, CA 93306  Info 661-831-8488

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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!

Latest News

Mini-Show Results September 2016

Mini-Show Results September 2016

Mini Show results with photos of winning plants.
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SCCSS Members Placed At CSSA 2016 Show

SCCSS members placed at CSSA 2016 Show

SCCSS members showed well at the CSSA 2016 Show and Sale at the Huntington Library.
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2016 Annual Plant

Mammilaria zeilmanniana

Plant of the Month

Cactus of the Month

Mini-Show Cactus October 2016: Rebutia And Sulcorebutia

Mini-Show Cactus October 2016: Rebutia and Sulcorebutia

Cacti from the highlands of Bolivia and Northern Argentina. Coming from high altitudes.
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Succulent of the Month

Mini-Show Succulent October 2016: Aeonium

Mini-Show Succulent October 2016: Aeonium

From northern Africa and islands close by. They produce succulent rosettes of waxy leaves, generally at the end of naked stems.
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