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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 1812
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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

Jim Wilson reports from the private garden of Orene Horton in South Carolina. Roger Swain and Roger Cook travel to the Royal Botanic Gardens in Hamilton, Ontario to get a look at the variety of hedges that they might put in along the road where the arborvitae were removed.



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Chicago: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1812,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed November 20, 2018, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_38DC3595820C4A9DBF4256F9EE59803F.
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