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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 3105
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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

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Décor and the Garden Gardenless Gardener: Interested in your own personal ecosystem? Host Michael Weishan demonstrates how to construct a bog terrarium that will look great in your home. Weekend Project: Willow obelisks are easy to construct and support your climbing plants, according to garden correspondent Paul Epsom, and they add a romantic touch to any garden. Best Bets: The Victory Garden visits the Inner Gardens in Los Angeles, California to whip up some creative ideas for new and unique garden décor. Cutting Gardens: Lifestyle co-host Sissy Biggers offers tips for quick and easy tabletop arrangements, including using fresh fruits and vegetables to jazz up any table.



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Chicago: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 3105,” 05/18/2006, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 21, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_025A888B6F034C7A8CBA4DADEB71C733.
MLA: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 3105.” 05/18/2006. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 21, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_025A888B6F034C7A8CBA4DADEB71C733>.
APA: Victory Garden; Victory Garden 3105. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_025A888B6F034C7A8CBA4DADEB71C733
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