The Bakersfield Cactus and Succulent Society

The Bakersfield Cactus & Succulent Society meets the second Tuesday of each month at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 2216 17th Street Bakersfield California. A "social half-hour" begins at 6:30 PM and the real meeting starts at 7:00 PM. Everyone is welcome! This MAP might help you find the place.

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NEXT MEETING: March 14, 2017 6:30PM

“The Secrets of Growing Quality Cacti and other Succulents” presented by Woody Minnich

How do you find out what the secrets are? They are important strategies about how to grow plants well and they can be accomplished by doing five easy things: visiting habitats, traveling from garden to garden the world over, participating in shows, accessing numerous cactus and succulents books, and most importantly, talking with the growers of these wonderful plants. It is your awesome opportunity to learn from these various experiences! (read more in the Newsletter)

Succulent Garden Work Day: March 19

Next Work Day Sunday March 19 2017 9AM to Noon (rain or impending rain cancels).

Things you may want to bring: hand weeding tools, knee-pad, bottled water, maybe a bucket, gloves and be prepared to get dirty, especially if the soil is wet.

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March 14th BCSS Meeting: “The Secrets of Growing Quality Cacti and Succulents” by Woody Minnich

March 19th Garden Work Day (see above)

April 11th BCSS Meeting: Rob McGregor

June 30 - July 2: CSSA Anual Show & Sale Huntington Gardens

July 26 - 31: CSSA Convenion Tempe Arizona

September 2: Succulent Symposium Huntington Botanical Gardens

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See some pictures from our 2014 Show and Sale!

Comments? Questions? email: thecactuspatch
Come Join The Crowd! Do you have a couple of friends who are interested in Cacti and Succulents? Give them a gentle nudge in the direction of one of our meetings. They'll thank you for it later!