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.
2010 Membership dues:
Individual---$20 Family-- $30
Contact the Cactus & Succulent Society of Hawaii through
CSSH for comments and questions.
Members of the Cactus & Succulent Society of Hawaii (CSSH) are featured in the Aug/Sept issue of "Hana Hou", the Hawaiian Airlines magazine!
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 21, 2014||Euphorbia milii||Angel Ramos and|
|February 18, 2014||How to start|
|Pachi Tomasa||Cacti and
for dish gardens
|March 18, 2014||Antplants--rooted |
|Maureen Fitch |
|April 15, 2014||Bursera,|
|May 20, 2014||See How Your Gift |
to Me Grew in an
|Angel Ramos||Gift plants|
|June 17, 2014||A Cactus||Earl Young||Cacti|
|July 15, 2014||Tillandsia growing|
on garden racks
|August 19, 2014||Tree Aloes in our|
Karl, Kaz, Maureen
|September 16, 2014||Aeonium||Barbara Alexander, |
|October 21, 2014||Tree Aloes||Maureen Fitch||Aloe|
|November 18, 2014||Gasteria||Karl Seff||Gasteria|
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
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