Los Angeles
Cactus and Succulent Society
Meeting in the San Fernando Valley.
Welcome to the website of the 
Los Angeles Cactus and Succulent Society. 

Our more than  200 members come from throughout the southland and share a passion for cacti and succulents. Throughout the history of LACSS, many of the most prominent researchers, authors, and collectors of the succulent world have been leaders and members of our society. 

Doors open at 6:15 for our monthly meetings including the Social Hour, Ask an Expert, and much more. The business meeting starts promptly at 7:00. Attendance is FREE and open to the public.   We hope to see you at a meeting soon!
Mission Statement

The Los Angeles Cactus and Succulent Society (LACSS) cultivates the study and enjoyment of cacti and succulent plants through educational programs and activities that promote the hobby within a community of fellow enthusiasts and among the greater public.

 ​LACSS Meetings are the first Thursday of the Month 

  June 2022 Meeting will be 
Thursday June  2, 2022
18255 Victory Blvd, Reseda, CA 91335
​Doors open at 6:15pm
check your Cactus Chronicle newsletter for more details 
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May 5 Presentation

The Underground Cacti of Chile

by Stefan Burger

Members Info
Needs password

Special Events, By-Laws, etc
Plant of the Month

Plants of the Month   June 2022

Cactus - Favorites

Succulent - Favorites

Special Page 
Gardens Worth Visiting
(under construction)

Cactus Chronicle & Plant of the Month Archive
with links to 
past Chronicle issues and POM Library
Current and complete list of all books in our library!
CLICK HERE for library list.

Library items are available to all members in good standing at the meetings.

While the world endures the Covid-19 pandemic,
take care of yourselves, take care of your plants,
 and remember that spending time in your garden can provide some much needed tranquility.
For link to fun & informative CSSA presentations from 2015 & 2017 conventions
click on Members Info link 
   In my yard
Cholla species
May 18, 2022

Even this western US native with very dangerous spines creates amazing beauty.

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Friday night June 10  -  6pm to 8:30pm
Saturday morning & afternoon June 11  - 9am to 2pm

17400 Victory Blvd, Van Nuys
South side of the street in ONEgeneration facility parking lot

All kinds of unusual and interesting cacti and succulent plants

Pottery!  Nice people!  Big fun!

Come and see fun, interesting, unusual things that will look great in your garden!