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Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1801

03/22/1993


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Series
Victory Garden
Program
Victory Garden 1801
Program Number

1801

Series Description

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

In this premiere episode, Roger Swain discusses spring pruning and post snow storm cleanup. He also sows tomato seeds in the greenhouse. Jim Wilson tours from the Fairchild Botanic Garden in Coral Gables, Florida with William Klein, director of the garden. He shows how they have handled the devastation wreaked by Hurricane Andrew on their remarkable collection of plants .

Duration

00:34:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Instructional
Topics
Gardening
Citation
Chicago: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1801,” 03/22/1993, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed September 30, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_0AAAFA12D2774583962C21DBBFF70DE3.
MLA: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1801.” 03/22/1993. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. September 30, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_0AAAFA12D2774583962C21DBBFF70DE3>.
APA: Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1801. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_0AAAFA12D2774583962C21DBBFF70DE3
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