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Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2116

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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 2116
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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

THE VICTORY GARDEN revisits the late Jim Cross’ Long Island nursery, Environmentals and his wife Connie’s gardens. In addition to a wonderful rockery garden, the backyard boasts a nearly full-sized children’s playhouse surrounded with a variety of uniquely uncommon plants. At the Suburban Garden, host Roger Swain shows how to sow some more fall storage root crops like carrots and beets. Chef Marian reveals her delicious cauliflower with bread crumb topping recipe.

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Chicago: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2116,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 12, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_7F34F1C26ABA445D898C12A8F04A8CA9.
MLA: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2116.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 12, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_7F34F1C26ABA445D898C12A8F04A8CA9>.
APA: Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2116. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_7F34F1C26ABA445D898C12A8F04A8CA9
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