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Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1720

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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 1720
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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

Roger Swain and April Segalla visit April's container garden at Lexington Gardens this year she has planted in themes. At Ameriflora '92, Jim tours the central tree display at the expo with the designer of the layout, John Reisenhoff. At the Suburban Garden, Roger tours all the beds to show how they are progressing and talks about the home gardener placing their emphasis on growing for taste.



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Chicago: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1720,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 16, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_43887C32FAD74963BEEBAD4FBB68605F.
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