The Cactus and Succulent Society of Hawaii (CSSH) is an independent affiliate group associated with the Cactus and Succulent Society of America. Like the national organization the CSSH is dedicated to education, environmental protection, and preservation of these fascinating and unique plants, many of which are threatened and endangered.
Continue to check this website for updates. We hope you can join us. Guests are always very welcome.
2015 Membership dues:
Individual---$20 Family-- $30
Contact the Cactus & Succulent Society of Hawaii through
CSSH for comments and questions.
Come join us at Halawa Xeriscape Garden's Unthirsty Plant Sale
Saturday, August 1, 2015
9 AM to 3 PM
Free Admission. Free Shuttles.
Moriso Teraoka's Legacy of Aloha
Have you wondered how the exotic succulent garden next to the Kapiolani Community College parking lot came to be? This is the story about its creation and development.
C.S.S.H. programs :
|Date||Topic||Speakers||Plant of the Month|
|January 2015||Euphorbia milii||Angel Ramos||Euphorbia milii|
|February 2015||Baja: cacti and|
|Dave Watson||Cacti and
|March 2015||New Euphorbia|
|Nathan Wong, |
|E. francoisii, Mini and
but bring your
|May 2015||Astrophytum||Earl Young||Astrophytum|
|New Members' |
|Sandy Kagawa||Any cactus or
succulent to talk
|July 2015||Euphorbias||Barbara Alexander||Euphorbias|
|August 2015||Landscaping with|
|September 2015||Blooming cacti||Walter Tokushige||Cacti in flower|
|October 2015||Matching your |
succulent with its
|Karen Kim||Potted succulents
to be critiqued
|November 2015||Ferocactus||Karl Seff||Ferocactus|
Links to some very helpful sites on the Web:
Adeniums of Hawaii Michael Miyashiro's reference guide to growing adeniums in Hawaii
The Tucson Cactus & Succulent Society Gardening advice and resources at your fingertips
The Honolulu Orchid Society because several orchid species have evolved to possess drought-tolerance and are suitable for xerophytic gardens
An article by Mark Dimmitt Orchids can be really rugged beauties
An Adenium Website compiled by Dr Mark Dimmitt and Andre Williams
Pictures by CSSH members
A helpful guide for identifying and learning more about cacti
Cactus and Succulent Plant Mall. The premier cactus and succulent website with links to web pages and other C&S related Internet facilities.
New Plymouth Cactus & Succulent Society
The Amateurís Digest
Cacti & other succulents
University of Arizona Herbareum
Opuntiads of the USA
Central Arizona Cactus & Succulent Society
Bakersfield Cactus & Succulent Society
Orange County Cactus & Succulent Society
Sacramento Cactus & Succulent Societyís show pictures good reference for plant I.D.
Sandiego Epiphyllum Society Beautiful images and cultural information
San Francisco Succulent & Cactus Society
This page created and maintained by the Wikolia Garden Web