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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 2008
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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

At Boston's world-renowned Arnold Arboretum Roger Swain tours the stunning lilac collection and gets tips on lilac-growing from the collection's curator. In a few simple steps, Chef Marian Morash prepares a recipe using a favorite spring vegetable. Jim Wilson visits Chicago Botanic's Learning Garden for the Disabled. Roger also reviews the details of this year's annual Victory Garden contest — this year a special one just for kids!

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Chicago: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2008,” 02/19/1995, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 26, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_5B3B647A054F4FAEA85E0A297A78B0E1.
MLA: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2008.” 02/19/1995. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 26, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_5B3B647A054F4FAEA85E0A297A78B0E1>.
APA: Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2008. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_5B3B647A054F4FAEA85E0A297A78B0E1
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