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South Coast C&SS monthly meeting – February 2017

Cactus of the Month: Melocactus Succulent of the Month: Haworthia, Astrolobia PRESENTER FOR FEBRUARY IS: Panayoti Kelaidis - “Designing Gardens for Succulents” As curator of the Denver Botanical Gardens, Panayoti is continually designing gardens for…

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San Diego C&SS – Spring Show & Sale 2017

FEB. 11 San Diego Cactus & Succulent Society - Spring Show & Sale Balboa Park, Room 101, San Diego, CA. INFO: 858-382-1797

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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 November 2017

Mini-Show Results November 2017

Mini Show results with photos of winning plants.
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Mini-Show Standings

Table of points from Mini-Shows.

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2016 Annual Plant

Mammilaria zeilmanniana

Plant of the Month

Cactus of the Month

Mini-Show Cactus January 2017: Parodia / Notocactus

Mini-Show Cactus January 2017: Parodia / Notocactus

Parodia is a genus of cactus native to the uplands of Argentina, Peru, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia and Uruguay. There are about 50 species, many of which have been transferred from Eriocactus, Notocactus and Wigginsia.
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Succulent of the Month

Mini-Show Succulent January 2017: Aloe

Mini-Show Succulent January 2017: Aloe

Aloe, is a genus containing about four hundred species of flowering succulent plants. The most common and well known of these is Aloe vera, or "true aloe".
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