The open house will showcase a comparison trial of hundreds of Poinsettia varieties from six different breeders: Ball/Selecta, Beekenkamp, Dümmen Orange, Rinehart, Suntory and Syngenta.
Plants will be finished under natural light conditions and a short day or black cloth conditions.
Breakfast and lunch will be sponsored by the breeders.
The 2018 Featured Speakers are:
- Raymond Cloyd, Kansas State University
- Janna Beckerman, Purdue University
Lodging is available at the Hampton Inn, 165 Admiral Trost Drive Columbia, IL 62236 P: 1-618-281-9000. Discounted rates are available for the trials. Please inform the hotel you are part of the N.G. Heimos Greenhouse Group.
The address is 6627 State Route 158, Millstadt, IL 62260.