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Victory Garden; Victory Garden 3003

Victory Garden Show VGAR3003K1, Uncaptioned Master, 26:46

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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 3003
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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

No water? No worries! The Victory Garden shares tips and best bets for smart drought-tolerant gardening.

Inspired Garden: Host Michael Weishan visits Las Vegas Water District's Springs Preserve for tips on water-wise gardening. Best Bets: Special gardening correspondent Jamie Durie shares his favorites for dry areas at Huntington Botanic Garden in California. Edible Gardens: Lifestyle co-host Sissy Biggers and Kip meet up in the greenhouse for a primer on seed starting and seedling maintenance. Green Cuisine: Michael joins chef Jasper White for a delicious recipe of spinach and beets. Garden Basic: Kip shares his tips for efficient watering.

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