The first journal embed is up, I’m not sure it’s wide enough, but will adjust that another day, it’s getting late and I’m fiddling with two laptops on the free wifi in the Mall.
Once enough of Marina’s work has been recovered, an editor who knows the field, perhaps even someone who worked with Marina on her journals, perhaps several authors and editors each with a specialty, would like to collaborate to prepare an Illustrated Encyclopedia from the journals.
The first lot of my mother’s cactus journals arrived from eBay, and they are in mint condition. It’s hard to know who the seller is because of pseudonyms used in eBay, but the shipper, according to the waybill, is Richard Pontius of Aromas, California, USA.
In April of 1989, after due preparation, Marina Welham launched a business, catering to hobbyists who share her love for growing and learning about cacti and other succulents.