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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 1501
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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

At the Suburban Garden, Roger and experts go over the health of the trees on the property, they cut one down, trim one and wire anther one. Then Roger goes over the winter garden and harvests some root vegetables. Marian prepares parsnip chips.



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Chicago: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1501,” 03/29/1990, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed May 20, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_352C6044F62A436DA063CCEF65D74647.
MLA: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1501.” 03/29/1990. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. May 20, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_352C6044F62A436DA063CCEF65D74647>.
APA: Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1501. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_352C6044F62A436DA063CCEF65D74647
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