Oxford Branch

British Cactus and Succulent Society

Branch Members Information


Sunday 11th March 2018, Annual Branch lunch, Lambert Arms, Aston Rowant
Sunday 14th April 2018, BCSS AGM, Leicester
Sunday 3 June, Plant sale at BURY KNOLL Park, Oxford 11am to 5pm
Friday 22th June - Sunday 24th June, Branch Display and Plant Sale at BLENHEIM PALACE Flower Show. Thursday 21st set-up.
Friday 13th July - Sunday 15th July, BCSS CONVENTION, Leicester University
Saturday 28th July, OXFORD BRANCH 60TH ANNIVERSARY SHOW at Old Mill Hall, Grove
Sunday 21st October OXFORD BRANCH 60TH ANNIVERSARY SYMPOSIUM at the Mercure Thame Lambert Hotel, Aston Rowant

Tea Rota 2018

MonthBranch Member
JanuaryBill Darbon
FebuarySteve Williams
MarchJohn Watmough
AprilMartin Doorbar
MayMary Stone
JuneRichard Bush
JulyDavid Greenaway
SeptemberNick Boden

Table Show 2018

Each month we have four classes in addition to Plant in Flower. Two entries are allowed for each class. All points count towards annual trophies.

January No Show
February Crassulaceae Group Eriosyce Group Succulents 2 plants 14 cm, Pediocactus or Strombocactus groups 2 plants 14 cm
March Echeveria or Aeonium sub group Copiapoa Group Aloe Group 2 plants 14cm, Cacti 2 plants 14cm
April Gasteria Group Opuntia Group Adromischus sub group 2 plants 9cm, Mammillaria Group 2 plants 14cm
May Haworthia Group Gymnocalycium Group Succulents 3 plants 9cm, Astrophytum Group 2 plants 14cm
June Euphorbia Group, Mammillaria Group, Crassulaceae Group 2 plants 14cm, Cacti 3 plants 9 cm
July Aloe Group Thelocactus Group Euphrbia Group 2 plants 14cm, Gymnocalycium Group 2 plants 14cm
August Agave Group Rebutia Group Haworthia Groupo 2 plants 14 cm, Mammillaria Group 3 plants 9 cm
SeptemberMesembryanthemum Group, Astrophytum Group, Succulents Group 3 plants 9cm, Cacti 2 plants 14cm
October Lithops or Conophytum subgroups, Ariocarpus Group, Mesembryanthemum Group 3 plants 9cm, Turbinicarpus Group 2 plants 14cm
November No Show