HCSS Show and Sale

The HCSS Show and Sale is held annually to showcase member's high quality and unusual plants. It includes a judged show, plant sales by vendors from a number of areas and educational displays.





The 2023 show took place September 22nd and 23rd at the Metropolitan Multi-Service Center on West Gray.
Winning plants from the 2023 Show


Best Cactus

Best Succulent

Rebutia rauschii
Richard Stamper

Euphorbia francoisii
Richard Stamper


Best of Show

Best Artistic Display

Mammillaria plumosa
John Weistroffer

Portulacaria afra
Karina Boese



Dead Cactus Society

Turbinocarpus alons
Richard Stamper

Liliana Cracraft


Best Educational Display



A Leather-Like Product Developed from the Prickly Pear Cactus
Karla Halpaap-Wood





Photos by Karla Halpaap-Wood