Aizoaceae or Ficoidaceae (the fig-marigold family or ice plant family) contains 135 genera and about 1900 species, largely endemic to Southern Africa.
Thelocactus are spectacularly beautiful cacti with dense multicolor spination, well shaped tubercles, and large colorful flowers. Stenocactus is a genus of northern and central Mexican cacti of around 10 species related to Ferocactus.
The name means "Thick Foot". Native to only Southern Africa and Madagascar.
The Echinopsis genus has been revised and now includes Lobivia, Tricocereus, Helianthrocereus, Pseudolobivia, and many other lesser known and rare genera. At the Mini-show all these genera will be accepted under their old names, as will hybrids and cultivars.
A large genus of succulents native from the mountains of Mexico to northwestern South America.
Eriosyce is a genus of cacti native to Chile. Neoporteria and Neochilenia are genera from the Central and Northern Coasts of Chile, and the Southern Coast of Peru.
A succulent of about 60 species and many cultivars. From Africa, India, Asia and the South Sea Islands.
An easy to grow cactus from Argentina, Southeastern Bolivia, Western Paraguay, Uruguay, and the Southernmost part of Brazil.
Gasteria is a genus of succulent plants, native to South Africa (and the far south-west corner of Namibia).
Ferocactus is a genus of large barrel-shaped cacti, from South Western United States and North Western Mexico.