January Cactus: Mammillaria Hooke Spines (3) – Succulent: Aeoniums
February Cactus: Astrophytum Succulent: Crassula
March Cactus: Notocactus / Parodia Succulent: Gasteria
April Cactus: Copiapoa / Matucana Succulent: Euphorbia -Madagascar
May Cactus: Gymnocalycium Succulent: Sansevieria
June Cactus: Favorite (3) Succulent: Favorite (3)
July Cactus: Ariocrarpus: Agave
August Cactus: Melocactus/Buiningia; Mesembs other than Lithops/conos
September Cactus: Crest/Monstrose/Variegates: Crest/Monstrose/Variegates
October Cactus: Epiphytic Cactus; Pelargonium/Sarcocaulon
November Cactus: Miniatures (3) – pots under 3” Miniatures (3) – pots under 3”
December HOLIDAY PARTY
2018 PLANT OF THE YEAR:
LBCC PLANT OF THE MONTH RULES
At the April, 2003 meeting, the following rules were adopted for the Plant-of the-Month (POM) competition:
A maximum of three plants may be entered in each category (cactus and succulent).
There will be three classes for entrants: advanced (blue tag), intermediate (pink tag) and beginner (yellow
Advanced and intermediate entrants must have had the plant in their possession for at least six months,
beginners for three months.
Entrants will receive 8 points for first place, 6 points for second place, 4 points for third place, 2 points for
show/honorable mention (HM) and 1 point for showing a plant that does not place.
At the discretion of the judges there may be up to three third places in a category. If plants are not deemed
to be of sufficient quality, no third place will be awarded.
For an entrant to receive points, the entry tags must be collected by the person in charge of record keeping
At the annual Christmas party, award plants will be presented to the ten highest cumulative point holders
regardless of class.
2019 LBCC PLANTS-OF-THE-MONTH
MONTH CACTI SUCCULENTS