Cactus Courier
Newsletter of the Cactus and Succulent Society of San Jose

Naomi Bloss - Trip to Argentina Continued

Now that Naomi and Frank Bloss have taken us through northern Argentina, they are going to move south toward Patagonia. Climates and vegetation are much different there. Native cacti include Opuntia, Echinopsis, Neoporteria, and Gymnocalicium.

Plants of the Month for March:

Cactus:         Open • Advanced • Novice  
Brazilian native (Discocactus, Melocactus, Uebelmannia, ect.)
Succulents:         Open • Advanced • Novice  
Winter blooming Crassulaceae
Something Special:         Open • Advanced • Novice  
Your choice or hanging plants
Beginners' Luck:         Novice Only  
Melocactus or Echeveria

Members with last names starting with G through M should bring a snack for the February meeting.

The Cactus Courier is the newsletter of the Cactus and Succulent Society of San Jose (CSSSJ). The members of the CSSSJ freely contribute the materials published herein. The accuracy of information and opinions expressed are those of the contributors. The deadline for submissions is the 20th day of the preceding month. Scannable hardcopy and Windows format text files sent via email or on 3.5-inch disk are acceptable as input. Send newsletter articles to Rich Kroll at: