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Victory Garden; Victory Garden 3012

Victory Garden Show VGAR3012K1, Uncaptioned Master, 26:46

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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 3012
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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

Makeover Madness Garden Design: The Victory Garden tackles its latest suburban project. Host Michael Weishan and gardener Kip Anderson survey the site of an exposed backyard desperate for a makeover with the goal of creating a warm and private living space for the homeowner. Garden Design: Join Michael as he shops for the appropriate plants for the suburban project. Edible Gardens: Lifestyle co-host Sissy Biggers takes a field trip to the world-famous herb gardens at Gilberties in Westport, Connecticut. Green Cuisine: Sissy returns to The Victory Garden kitchen, where she is joined by Patsy Jamieson of Eating Well Magazine. Together, they create fresh herb and summer vegetable recipes.

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