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Victory Garden; Victory Garden 702


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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 702
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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

Plant swiss chard, chinese cabbage, cauliflower; thin carrots, spinach and radish. Fertilize and cultivate in perennial bed; show Dutch bulbs in bloom. Plant raspberries and grape vine. Make hanging baskets with petunias, lobelia and alyssum. Harvest Jerusalem artichokes; recipe with Chef Marian



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Chicago: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 702,” 01/15/1982, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed November 13, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_617BE9EF71DA4EDE97DCB89FCC9717B9.
MLA: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 702.” 01/15/1982. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. November 13, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_617BE9EF71DA4EDE97DCB89FCC9717B9>.
APA: Victory Garden; Victory Garden 702. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_617BE9EF71DA4EDE97DCB89FCC9717B9
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