The Monthly Newsletter of the Chinle Cactus & Succulent Society

2013 Succulent Morsels

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  • December 2013 Tips for photographing cacti and succulents, Controlled release fertilizers, Plant of the Month: Euphorbia neohumbertii
  • November 2013 What’s Growing?: Dioscorea elephantipes (elephant’s foot), What’s Blooming?: Ariocarbus trigonus and Ariocarpus agavoides, Plant of the Month: Christmas cactus
  • October 2013  Plant of the Month: Albuca spiralis
  • September 2013 Can I plant cacti & succulents this time of year?, Spider mites,  What’s blooming?: Rebutia sp. and a hybrid of Huernia thuretii var. primulina with Huernia confusa or Huernia somaliensis, Plant of the Month: Echinocereus viridiflorus
  • August 2013 Euphorbias: Handle with care, Recap of the Crump’s tour, Tamarisk, the tamarisk beetle and The Tamarisk Coalition, Plant of the Month: Sempervivum arachnoideum
  • July 2013 What’s blooming?: Escobaria sneedii, Escobaria missourensis, Opuntia polycantha var. schweriana, Opuntia rhodantha, Cylindropuntia imbricata, Cylindropuntia  arbuscola, Yucca glauca, Echinocereus reichenbachii var. perbellus, Echinocereus triglochidiatus, Echinocereus vivipara & Echinocereus rigidissimus Plant of the Month: Avonia quinaria subsp. alstonii, Photo essay on the Agave utahensis
  • June 2013 What’s blooming?: Echinocereus rigidissimus subsp. rubispinus, Echinocereus triglochidiatus, Schlerocactus parviflorus, Escobaria missouriensis & Escobaria viridiflorus, Plant of the Month: Cotyledon eliseae, Acclimating indoor cacti to the outdoors, More blooms: Escobaria missouriensis , Echinocereus viridiflorus, Turbinicarpus krainzianum var. minimus, Yucca filamentosa & Opuntia trichophora
  • May 2013 Plant of the Month: Discocatus horstii. Melocactus warassii, Melocactus concinnus and more on Melocacti.
  • April 2013 Resurecting a Mammillaria cv. ginsa maru after spider mite damage, Plant of the Month: Agave victoriae-reginae, What’s Blooming Now?: Turbinicarpus pseudomacrochele, Turbinicarpus alonsoi, Lobiva pentlandii, Matucana aureiflora & Copiapoa barquitensis.
  • March 2013 Uses of Saguaro fruit, Plant Genus of the Month: Turbinicarpus
  • February 2013 African Dreaming: cold hardy African succulents (reprinted), What’s Blooming? Uebelmannia pectinifera, Plant watering with amonium sulfate and acidified water