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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 1704
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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

At the Suburban garden, Roger begins installation of the fence in the new landscape area, and he plants broccoli and other cool weather crops. At Callaway gardens, Lucinda Mays plants a butterfly garden with some of the children who volunteer at Callaway. Peter Seabrook visits the private garden of Patricia Dean, full of tropical fruits, vegetables, and flowers built on the remnants of a coral reef on the British Virgin Island of Tortola.



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Chicago: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1704,” 04/01/1992, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 24, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_904E85ADAE5C4FC9A62D27330D3EA0C4.
MLA: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1704.” 04/01/1992. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 24, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_904E85ADAE5C4FC9A62D27330D3EA0C4>.
APA: Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1704. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_904E85ADAE5C4FC9A62D27330D3EA0C4
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