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Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1923


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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 1923
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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

In the Suburban, Garden Roger Swain and Roger Cook consult again with organic landscaping expert Michael Talbot to diagnose a troubled patch of lawn. Talbot shows techniques of lawn restoration step-by-step. Roger Swain reviews some of the season's best plants for flower and foliage and surveys September's bounty in the vegetable garden.



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Chicago: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1923,” 04/28/1994, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 23, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_43C7888A7D854BBDA237B3FF0BA51FCD.
MLA: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1923.” 04/28/1994. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 23, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_43C7888A7D854BBDA237B3FF0BA51FCD>.
APA: Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1923. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_43C7888A7D854BBDA237B3FF0BA51FCD
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