New York Cactus & Succulent Society

Next meeting: Thursday, October 16, 2014
6 PM - 7:45 PM at 331 Madison Ave.

Ceropegias and Windowed (not Window!) Plants

We will be doing a presentation on Ceropegias and Richard Stone will do a piece on windowed plants. By window plants we do not mean plants to put in your window, but plants that have clear cells or 'windows' that help in photosynthesis in harsh environments. This lecture will cover some oddball succulents so don't miss it.

Please check out our facebook page as it has a listing of upcoming events and lectures. You do not have to be a facebook member to see the page.We have been posting photos of our trips this summer as well as some of the plants our members have been growing.

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Welcome to the New York Cactus & Succulent Society. The NYCSS is a group of cactus and succulent enthusiasts dedicated to growing and learning about this fascinating and diverse group of plants.

Astrophytum Capricorne

We meet on the 3rd Thursday of every month except for July and August, at 331 Madison Avenue (near 43rd St), 7th Floor. Meetings cover all aspects of cactus and succulent growing; formats range from talks to slide shows to sessions on repotting techniques. We also make trips to plant shows and sales in and outside of the city and visit members' collections.

Please join us! Prospective new members and guests are always welcome at meetings, and we always love seeing any plants you would like to show off.

Ivan Black, MD
Richard Stone
Carol Smith
Norman Bobrow
Suzanne Bernard,