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Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1305


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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 1305
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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

Roger is joined by Rob, a specialist in seeds, they plant some vegetables and we get advice on plantings, diseases and seed varieties. Bob shows off the herb garden and Marian fixes cream of sorrel soup.

Rob Johnston with R.S.. Cream of sorrel soup (2:28)



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Chicago: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1305,” 04/01/1988, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed February 23, 2018, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_6D4E31BF2B854C1CA8281D01D306BBD5.
MLA: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1305.” 04/01/1988. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. February 23, 2018. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_6D4E31BF2B854C1CA8281D01D306BBD5>.
APA: Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1305. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_6D4E31BF2B854C1CA8281D01D306BBD5
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