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Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1721


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Series
Victory Garden
Program
Victory Garden 1721
Program Number

1721

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

Introducing first two finalists in the VG '92 gardening contest. Bob Smaus tours the garden of Dr. Arthur Holton in Stockton, California, and Holly Shimizu tours the garden of Dr. Reed Johnson in Littleton, Colorado. At the Suburban Garden, Roger demonstrates planting chrysanthemums for the fall and also plants spinach for an early spring crop.

Duration

00:34:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Instructional
Topics
Gardening
Citation
Chicago: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1721,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 3, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4146E5A0D0C34CDEA455F18937CDAC4E.
MLA: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1721.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 3, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4146E5A0D0C34CDEA455F18937CDAC4E>.
APA: Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1721. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4146E5A0D0C34CDEA455F18937CDAC4E
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