The Central Oklahoma Cactus and Succulent Society


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At Will Rogers Gardens at 3400 NW 36th in Oklahoma City, the third Thursday of every month at 7 pm  (except in January, the month of our show and sale, the month of our annual picnic and in December).  In January we hold our board meeting instead of a regular meeting.  We have programs about cacti and other succulents.  We also have plants and seed giveaways, drawings and exchanges.  Refreshments are also provided.  The garden's phone number is 405-951-0108

Echinocereus reichenbachii subsp bailey in bloom. Photo taken in the Wichita Mountains NWR, Oklahoma. 

Photo by Michael Douglas


This is an assortment of succulent plant photos and landscapes.   Double click on any image to see a larger picture.  Photos taken by Michael W. Douglas and Rosario Douglas.


Become a member of our club today and you will begin to receive our digital newsletter full of interesting information and articles about cactus and succulents.  You will also be able to volunteer and participate in our large show and sale every spring.  Thousands of plants will be on display for purchase and there is also an exhibition.  

Check out a nice book from our substantial club library on succulent plants.  

Join the members during our annual Christmas party, picnic, garden tour and any field trips we may organize.

Canary Islands article

You can read part one of this article by Mike and Rosario Douglas by going to this link:

Part II, El Hierro Island can be found in the September 2014 newsletter.

Part III, La Gomera can be found in the October 2014 newsletter.

Part IV, La Palma can be found in the November 2014 newsletter.

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                                   January Program

Growing Cacti and Succulents from Seed

By Gayle Snider and Mark Dittmar

Gayle and Mark will put together a powerpoint presentation and perhaps some videos about growing cacti and succulent from seed.  They would like members that have experience growing cacti from seed to participate and contribute their knowledge and experience doing so.

When:      January 19th, 2017


Where:  Senior Citizen Center at 3505 Pat Murphy Dr.

Time:     7 pm

Refreshments:  Mark and Gayle