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South Coast Botanic Garden [Map]

We meet at:
South Coast Botanic Garden [Map]

South Coast C&SS Holiday Gathering 2022 (members and their guests only)

Members and guests only: Our first Holiday gathering in 3 years will be held on Sunday, December 11th. We are celebrating our 50th year!  The festivities will start at 1PM in the…

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Upcoming Events

Special Events

South Coast C&SS Show & Sale 2023

NOTE NEW DATE !! - April 15-16, 9am - 4pm
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Next Calendar Event(s)

Final Mini-Show Standings 2022

The final Mini-Show points totals for the year 2022.
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2022-11-13 Meeting Minutes (Draft)

Minutes of the society's meeting (PDF).
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SCCSS 2022 November - Open Cactus Second - Maria Capaldo - Espostoa sp.

Mini-Show Results November 2022

Mini Show results, winners and photos of plants.
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2022-10-09 Meeting Minutes

Minutes of the society's meeting (PDF).
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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 succulents in their native habitats.
  • Learn facts, make friends, have fun!

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Final Mini-Show Standings 2022

The final Mini-Show points totals for the year 2022.
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Fockea edulis

2022 Annual Plant: Fockea edulis

2022 Annual Plant: Fockea edulis
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2022 Annual Plant

Fockea edulis

Mini-Show

Cactus of the Month

Cleistocactus strausii

Mini-Show Cactus November 2022: South American columnar cactus (Espostoa, Oreocereus, Cleistocactus, etc.)

Columnar cacti are not a closely related set of genera, but a lumping together of all the cacti that are much longer than they are around.
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Succulent of the Month

Tylecodon paniculatus

Mini-Show Succulent November 2022: Pelargonium, Sarcocaulon. Tylecodon

Three related genera from Africa.
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Mini-Show Results

SCCSS 2022 November - Open Cactus Second - Maria Capaldo - Espostoa sp.

Mini-Show Results November 2022

Mini Show results, winners and photos of plants.
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Mini-Show Standings

Table of points from Mini-Shows.

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