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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 2512
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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

Features Holly Shimizu's visit to Dr. Michael Dirr's home garden in Athens, GA. Mike is a world-renowned specialist on woody landscape plants.

The Victory Garden Adrian Bloom's Perennial Border

‘Ann Folkard' Geranium ‘Anthea' Achillea ‘Autumn Joy' Sedum ‘Big Umbrella' (sub. for ‘Gateway') Eupatorium purpureum ‘Blue Cushion; Lavandula ‘Blue Hill' Salvia ‘Bluebird' Aster laevis ‘Bluestone' (sub. for ‘Purple Parasols') Stokesia ‘Bress. Doubloon' Heliopsis ‘Bressingham Bronze' Heuchera ‘Bridget Bloom' Heucherella ‘Brookside' Geranium ‘Bruno' Helenium ‘Butterfly Blue' Scabiosa ‘Chettle Charm' Campaula ‘Chocolate' Eupatorium rugosum ‘Coppelia' Helenium ‘Dimity' Persicaria Euphorbia polychroma ‘Flora's Delight' Aster x f. ‘Franz Schubert' Phlox ‘Georgia Blue' Veronica ‘Golden Gain' Coreopsis v. ‘Guizhou' Artemisia ‘Harmonic Convergence' Heuchera ‘Indigo' Salvia h. ‘John Elsley' Geranium ‘Katherine' Phlox paniculata ‘Laura' Phlox paniculata ‘Leopard' Pulmonaria ‘Lorraine Sunshine' Heliopsis ‘Lucifer' Crocosmia ‘Magnus' Echinacea ‘Matrona' Sedum ‘Mönch' Aster frikartii ‘Natascha' Phlox maculata ‘Oakington Blue' Phlox ‘Patricia' Geranium ‘Prosperity' Erigeron ‘Purple Dome' Aster n.-a. ‘Purple Passion' Penstemon ‘Purple Rain' Salvia ‘Rosemary Bloom' Heuchera ‘Roxanne' Geranium ‘Sapphire Blue' Eryngium ‘Sheffield' Dendranthema ‘Shining Sceptre' Kniphofia ‘Shortwood' Phlox ‘Silver Carpet' Stachys ‘Snowcap' Leucanthemum ‘Sumer Snow' Leucanthemum ‘Variegata' Iris pallida ‘Viette's Li'l Suzy' Rudbeckia ‘Violet Queen' Aster a. ‘Walker's Low' Nepeta ‘Whirlwind' (sub. For ‘Honorine Jobert') Anemone x ‘White Swan' Echinacea

Revised Grasses List

‘Adagio' Miscanthus Calamagrostis arundinacea var. brachytricha ‘Cloud Nine' Panicum virgatum ‘Elijah Blue' Festuca ‘Morning Light' Miscanthus ‘Northern Lights' Deschampsia ‘Overdam' Calamagrostis acutiflora ‘Pivonette' Miscanthus ‘Skyracer' Molinia caerulea subsp. arundinacea ‘Strictus' Miscanthus ‘Variegata' Molinia caerulea ‘Variegatus' Miscanthus

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