The Ecke Ranch recently announced the dates for its 2009 poinsettia trial open house, which will be held at its Encinitas, Calif., headquarters in late November and early December.
The trials, which will highlight the breeder's newest performers, ideas from the Ecke Ranch's Design Center, a full comparative trial and trial varieties for 2011, are set for 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily, Nov. 30 through Dec. 4 — and other dates, by advance appointment only. You must make an appointment to attend the open house. To RSVP, call (760) 944-4087 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org . Click here  for a map of the location.
For more information on Ecke poinsettias, visit the company's website .