Welcome to the
Connecticut Cactus & Succulent Society (CCSS)

CCSS Membership

Make friends, improve growing skills, discover new plants, meet experts. Learn, learn & learn some more.


Newsletters are published monthly (except January). Past issues can be viewed in the archive.

Meetings & Events

We are finally back to in-person meetings! Check the schedule for upcoming locations, times, and topics.

Annual Show-&-Sale

Good News! The 2022 Show & Sale is scheduled for April 9-10 in Bristol, CT.

John Spain Slide Shows

John Spain, our most venerable leader, co-founder of CCSS, author and nationally known expert on winter hardy cacti presents his slide collection.

Culture Care & Resources

Got questions? We've got answers!
Techniques, tips & tricks, dos & don'ts, our recommended list of cactus & succulent dependable resources.

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