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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 3401
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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

Perennial Favorites * Season Premiere

Host Jamie Durie kicks off The Victory Garden's 34th season on PBS with an exploration of the Huntington Botanical Gardens in California, and explains how to use the art of staging to put your plants in the spotlight. Then, gardening correspondent Paul Epsom takes a trip to the world famous New York Botanical Garden. This garden is home to more than a million plants—including those in the vibrant, artist-inspired perennial gardens. Paul takes the tour and offers up his perennial favorites from this amazing collection. Still have those green, hard-to-ripen tomatoes left in your garden? Use them up before the cooler weather sets in. Resident chef Michel Nischan shares a recipe for green tomatoes that you won't want to miss!

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Chicago: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 3401,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 24, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_6D2368EF9E2C4697B1EF3AE37D458D52.
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