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Sean Dean Gildenhuys

South Coast C&SS monthly meeting February 2020

PRESENTER FOR FEBRUARY IS: Sean Dean Gildenhuys - "Haworthiopsis".
Born in October 1983 (Pretoria) Sean grew up in the town Mbombela (previously Nelspruit), situated in the north-eastern part of the country. It is here in his childhood that Sean developed a keen interest in plants and nature as a whole.
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Cactus of the Month

Mammillaria geminispina

Mini-Show Cactus January 2020: Mammillaria straight spine (clumping)

One of the larger genera in the Cactus family, and one of the most variable. This month we will show off our collections of Mammillaria straight spined clusters.
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Succulent of the Month

Aloe 'Christmas Carol'

Mini-Show Succulent January 2020: Aloe

A genus native to Africa containing about four hundred species of flowering succulent plants.
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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!

Latest News

SCCSS 2019 November - Winner Novice Cactus - Terri Straub - Oreocereus trollii

Mini-Show Results November 2019

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

Table of points from Mini-Shows.

2019 Annual Plant

Haworthia maughanii X truncata

Upcoming Events

Special Events

Next Calendar Event(s)

San Diego C&SS – Winter Show & Sale 2020

FEB. 8 San Diego Cactus & Succulent Society - Winter Show & Sale Balboa Park, Room 101, San Diego, CA. INFO: 858-382-1797

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Orange County C&SS – Spring Show & Sale 2020

MAR. 19-21 Thurs. 19th 6pm-9pm, Fri. 20th 9am-7pm, Sat. 21st 9am-5pm Anaheim United Methodist Church, 1000 S. State College Bl., Anaheim, CA. INFO: Call 657-549-0702

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Conejo Cactus & Succulent Society Plant Sale 2020

Conejo Cactus & Succulent Society Succulent & Cactus Plant Sale Saturday Apr 19, 9am to 4pm. 558 N. Ventu Park Road, Thousand Oaks, CA 91320 INFO: conejocss@hotmail.com Plant Vendors &…

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