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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 2123
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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

Gardening specialist Roger Cook starts a new project that focuses on creating curbside appeal for small front yards. Special corespondent Holly Shimizu pays a visit to the National Arboretum in Washington, DC to take a look at their newest additions—woodLandscaping plants and perennials. Chef Marian makes Eggplant Caponato using fresh eggplants from the garden.

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Chicago: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2123,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 16, 2018, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_84BDB57B4C654F4BA7DCB2E9CA0D671A.
MLA: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2123.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 16, 2018. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_84BDB57B4C654F4BA7DCB2E9CA0D671A>.
APA: Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2123. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_84BDB57B4C654F4BA7DCB2E9CA0D671A
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