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Presumably at the Lake Arrowhead Cabin where the Ecke family went every summer. Elisabeth "Jinx" Ecke engaged someone to help with the three children.
The picture was taken presumably from the Carlsbad Ranch, site of the modern day Flower Fields.
Paul Ecke Jr. and Elisabeth Ecke (wife) collected ceramic creations by Bjorn Wiinblad. 

Certificate of Amendment of Articles of Incorporation of Paul Ecke Ranch filed with the Secretary of State of the State of California

Paul Ecke, Jr. and Elisabeth K. Ecke certify that they are the President and Secretary of Paul Ecke, Inc., a California Corporation that owns all the outstanding shares of Paul Ecke Ranch, and that the name of the corporation would merge to…
Charlie Nagle's father, Robert Nagle, was friends with Paul Ecke Jr. from their time in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War.
Paul Ecke Jr. (center, front).
Chris Calkins, manager, Carltas Company, at a customer's greenhouse.
Christine Dealy (Paul and Magdalena Ecke's granddaughter) and her husband at the time in the backyard of the Ecke's house.
Christmas blooming poinsettia crop sales at unidentified location

Article profiling the Paul Ecke Ranch in Collier's Magazine
Company picnic 

Congressional Record Recognizing Contributions of Paul Ecke Jr. to Poinsettia Industry
Connie Van Hertzon was Paul Ecke Sr.'s boyhood friend, and eventually  his attorney.
Ricardo Campos (general manager, Paul Ecke de Guatemala) and the engineer who helped design farm 1, near Antigua, Guatemala. 
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