You are welcome to join at anytime. You will meet a diverse group of enthusiastic people who share a mutual interest in and fascination with the study, culture, propagation, collection and exhibition of cacti, succulents and other xerophytic plants. As a member of PCSS you will find:

  • Information for the beginner through experienced succulent lover
  • Monthly meetings on the fourth Saturday of each month (with a few exceptions)
  • Monthly newsletter Cactus Courier
  • Spring Member Festival
  • Summer picnic with auction in August
  • Annual show and sale in October
  • Annual Holiday Party in December
  • Visits to member’s gardens, local nurseries, etc.
  • Notices of other So. California Succulent shows and sales

Membership Dues (three options):
$35.00 per year with the newsletter delivered by email
$5 per additional household member
All memberships expire in December.
Members joining after June 30 pay a reduced price.
Dues and membership forms may be turned in at a monthly meeting or mailed to:
PCSS, P.O. Box 840, Escondido CA 92033

For questions about Membership please Email Richard Miller at

Click here for a printable Membership Form.

For details about meetings see the Meetings page.
For questions about Palomar Cactus and Succulent Society, please email us.envelope