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Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1625

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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 1625
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Gardening program hosted by Jim Wilson and joined by Bob Smaus, Roger Swain, Lucinda Mays and Peter Seabrook as international travel correspondent. Series chef is Marion Morash. Special correspondent is Holly Shimizu. The Boston-based Victory Garden (w/ Roger Swain) is located at a private residence; Victory Garden South is at Callaway Gardens in Pine Mountain, Georgia; Victory Garden West is at Roger's Garden Center in Corona del Mar, California. Original program: Crockett's Victory Garden - premiered April 6, 1976. Hosted by Jim Crockett. Second host Bob Thomson (for 12 years till 1991). Series release date: 1976

Program Description

Oslo Norway: Berit Ostby, Frogner Park (Vigeland Sculptures); Lawn; Mesclun; Nana's mustard pickles: Swain harvests celery, green and red peppers and green tomatoes for recipe into basket. Marian walks into kitchen with basket of these items plus onions, cauliflower, and cucumbers. Green-leafed trees, looking September-ish out the kitchen window. in: "You know, it seems that life is so busy these days, that finding time for canning and preserving is hard to do. Around here we have one family tradition that has to be tended to, though: Nana's mustard pickles."recipe out: "What's more traditional, and more importantly, what tastes better, than Nana's mustard pickle at Thanksgiving time, or any time?" Recipe is (3:13)

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