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The next TCSS Cactus Rescue Sale is TBD.

To be added to our TCSS Cactus Rescue Sales Notification Email List: email us (List@TucsonCactus.org) and mention that you want to be added to the TCSS Cactus Rescue Sales Notification List. You do NOT need to do this if you are a member. TCSS Members already get notified of all sales.

Information about our Cactus Gloves.

Here is a link to a PowerPoint presentation that shows how to plant a Saguaro. The file is 20 MB.

We have an informational video about our cactus rescue program (12 minutes, 16M file, only download if you have broadband access)!

Click here to learn more about our cactus rescue program.

The Sonoran XII conference will be held on Friday - Sunday, April 27, 28 and 29, 2018. For details see this page.

The Second Edition of the TCSS Field Guide is available. See the Field Guide Page.

The publications page has a link about "Organ Pipe Cactus, Stenocereus Thurberi with fleshy leaves on spherical short-shoots that have indeterminate growth".

Low water use plant buyer's guide for Central and Southern Arizona.

Great video of blooming cacti flowers, must see!

Videos about local Tucson gardens, TCSS, Tucson Pima Prickly Park, and the Sonoran Conference.

Video and story about Tucson Pima Prickly Park.

Growing (succulents) in the Desert Columns.

Monthly meetingThe next TCSS monthly general meeting (open to members and non-members) is on Thursday April 5,2018 at 7pm. Gary D. Roberson will give a presentation titled "Relocation of the Loran Whitlock Cycad Collection".

The previous TCSS monthly general meeting (open to members and non-members) was on March 1, 2018 at 7pm. Sula Vanderplank gave a presentation titled "Rooted in the Islands: Documenting changes in the perennial flora of the archipelago of Bahia de Los Angeles, Mexico".

NOTE the meeting location: Sky Islands Public High School 6000 E. 14th St Tucson, AZ 85711.

Interesting Links

The Sonoran Desert Florilegium Program has created this web site.

Take a look at Mark Dimmitt's Adenium web site.

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We conduct and sponsor native cactus and succulent rescue operations, plant sales, field trips, nursery and garden visits, conventions and conferences as well as other activities throughout the year. We set aside 25 percent of all cactus rescue profits for our School Grant Program. We welcome everyone to come to our meetings and join us in the fun and excitement. Become a member and expand your knowledge today!