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Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2801

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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 2801
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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

Welcome to spring! Have you ever dreamed that your garden might look like a Monet painting? Maybe it could. Join host Michael Weishan and The Victory Garden as we head out on our "North American Odyssey" trip to Louisiana's French Quarter to view private gardens that boast a bounty of spring color. Gardening correspondent Lee May also joins us on the road introducing Callaway Gardens, our award-winning Victory Garden South, set in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains in Pine Mountain, Georgia. In this episode, Lee tours the historic vegetable garden and shares five fantastic tips for soil. Viewers will also get the lowdown on starting a simple espalier.

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