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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 2708
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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

This week, learn about the many uses of herbs. Michael takes a tour of the Herb Lyceum and picks up some "Best Bets" for beyond-ordinary herbs. Interested in the medicinal use of herbs? The Victory Garden travels to Plimoth Plantation to discover how the cure for the common cold could be in your own backyard garden. Michael also gives a primer on how to grow and enjoy your own lettuce all season long.

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Chicago: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2708,” 06/13/2002, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 26, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_02ABCB58BBFD408CA900C5ED769E9D23.
MLA: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2708.” 06/13/2002. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 26, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_02ABCB58BBFD408CA900C5ED769E9D23>.
APA: Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2708. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_02ABCB58BBFD408CA900C5ED769E9D23
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