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Victory Garden; Victory Garden 703


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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 703
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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

Sow corn, potatoes. Transplant with special protection. Work in mini-orchard; apply dormant oil, fertilize and prune. Harvest loose leaf lettuce from cold frame. Recipe for salad dressing with Chef Marian.



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Chicago: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 703,” 01/15/1982, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed June 20, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_1F1B7CC563164CBC8457532ED6712787.
MLA: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 703.” 01/15/1982. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. June 20, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_1F1B7CC563164CBC8457532ED6712787>.
APA: Victory Garden; Victory Garden 703. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_1F1B7CC563164CBC8457532ED6712787
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