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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 2716
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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

Is your own vegetable garden crunched due to space? Watch and get your "Best Bets" for selecting and planting vegetables and herbs in containers. Then, come with The Victory Garden to Concord, Massachusetts for a visit to Verrill Farms where owner Steve Verrill shares his secrets for growing some of the state's sweetest corn. Also, join us in the kitchen when celebrated guest chef Chris Schlesinger, author of "Let the Flames Begin," shows how to prepare mouthwatering scallops and bacon with summer succotash.

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Chicago: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2716,” 08/08/2002, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 17, 2018, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_1B5D4DD20C7A4966B9F692A3835C509C.
MLA: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2716.” 08/08/2002. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 17, 2018. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_1B5D4DD20C7A4966B9F692A3835C509C>.
APA: Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2716. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_1B5D4DD20C7A4966B9F692A3835C509C
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