Main activities of the Society
1 - Meetings are held every first Sunday of the month at at the Hall of the Capuchin monks, F.S Fenech street, Floriana. Near the Polyclinic.
2 - A lending library of books dealing with the hobby is at the disposal of society's members during monthly meeting.
3 - An annual exhibition is organized at the end of October.
4 - Every other year the society hosts a foreign speaker to present the members with two lectures.
5 - Seeds are collected yearly from members which are then sold to those who would like to raise cacti or other succulents from seeds.
6 - A journal is printed yearly, which is given free to all members.
7 - A monthly Newsletter is sent to all members.
Anyone (especially those from the Maltese society) can send pictures of cacti and the other succulents or submit any article/s for this site. Please send any pictures or articles to firstname.lastname@example.org. The society will post all pictures and writings, as long as they are of no offensive nature.
Tuesday, October 27, 2009
The annual Cactus and Succulent Show
The annual Maltese cactus and succulent show was a huge success. Twelve members participated in the show which hosted several different cacti and succulents from several Genera. The pictures speak for themselves. Well done!
The cactus show lasted for three days. On Friday 24th October the show was open to members only while on the next two days it was open to the general public.