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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 1514
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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

Huntington Botanic with Bob Smaus and Mr. Clair Martin (rose curator there) (17:05)

[The Huntington segment is heavy on roses, in full bloom, and should not be used prior to west coast rose bloom in the season. Also features Huntington's Cactus garden, although roses are more the focus. A good piece to recycle at the right time of year. - RP]

RS on annuals, 'Ivory Victory'. Peas & pasta (snap peas).



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Chicago: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1514,” 07/05/1990, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed June 18, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_8211FF3C5BCD409FBF961ECEDCF6241F.
MLA: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1514.” 07/05/1990. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. June 18, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_8211FF3C5BCD409FBF961ECEDCF6241F>.
APA: Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1514. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_8211FF3C5BCD409FBF961ECEDCF6241F
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