South Coast C&SS monthly meeting – June 2023
PRESENTER FOR JUNE: Ron Kaufmann “Life on the Rocks: The world of Rupicolous Orchids”
Next Calendar Event(s)
San Francisco Succulent & Cactus Society – Summer Show & Sale 2023
Jun 16-18, Fri. member-only preview, Info. schedule & details at https://sfsucculent.org San Francisco County Fair Building, 1199 9th Ave., San Francisco, CA 94122
CSSA – Annual Show and Sale 2023
CSSA Annual Show and Sale –- Reservations Required Sat-Sun Huntington Botanical Gardens, 1151 Oxford Road, San Marino, CA 91108 Plant sales start June 23 thru June 25 10am-5pm Show opens…
We are a not-for-profit society operating in California, U.S.A., under I.R. 501(c)(3) rules. More…
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!
2022 Holiday Party
The 2022 Holiday Party was well-attended (about 40 people) and marked 50 years of the South Coast C&SS.
Final Mini-Show Standings 2022
The final Mini-Show points totals for the year 2022.
Cactus of the Month
Mini-Show Cactus June 2023: Opuntia, Cylindropuntia, Austrocylindropuntia, Tephrocactus
Four genera from the subfamily Opuntioideae, all from the Americas.
Succulent of the Month
Mini-Show Succulent June 2023: Cissus, Cyphostemma
Cissus is one of the largest genera of succulents, and one of the weirdest. Cyphostemma is a member of the Vitaceae or grape family.
Table of points from Mini-Shows.