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35th Annual Succulent Plant Symposium

The Huntington Botanical Gardens
September 1, 2018, 8:30am – 5:00pm

Each year the Cactus and Succulent Society of America holds a Succulent Symposium at The Huntington Botanical Garden.  


Derek Tribble, British Cactus and Succulent Society, London, United Kingdom

What's new with Cotyledon, Adromischus & Tylecodon

Lucas C. Majure, Florida Museum of Natural History, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida

Exploring the diversity of Cactaceae in the Greater Antilles and beyond: how much do we still not understand?

Bongani Ntloko, Maseru, Lesotho

Lesotho succulents

Jeff Moore, Solana Succulents, Solana Beach, California

Soft Succulents

John N. Trager, Huntington Botanical Gardens, San Marino, California

Richtersveld revisited; Winter-growing succulents at the Huntington and in habitat

Cathy Babcock, Boyce Thompson Arboretum, Superior, Arizona, Judy Mielke, Logan Simpson, Tempe, Arizona
Rod Stanger, Logan Simpson, Tempe, Arizona, Al Dunstan, Wallace Desert Garden, Scottsdale, Arizona

How to move a botanical garden

In addition to  the speaking agenda, there will be a continental breakfast, silent auction, lunch, and succulent sales in their nursery.  You don’t want to miss this fun and worthwhile event! 


Registration is $85.00.  Pre-registration is required.  Payment must be received by August 29th.  If you are a current SDCSS member and have done  a Plant of the Month or Pre-Meeting Workshop presentation during the past 12 months, the Club will reimburse you for your registration fee.


Click here for a printable registration form.

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