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Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1603


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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 1603
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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

Roger Swain announces contest visits with Weston Nursery. Jim Wilson at Holtkamp African violet nursery in Tennessee. (9:50) [The Holtkamp piece is solid horticulture, but R. Holtkamp is very softspoken. Still, I think we should consider recycling it in a winter show sometime.] Marian cooks with Rhubarb



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Chicago: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1603,” 04/18/1991, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed September 28, 2020, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_99CDE664B46A45868F8B9626BA597A9D.
MLA: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1603.” 04/18/1991. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. September 28, 2020. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_99CDE664B46A45868F8B9626BA597A9D>.
APA: Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1603. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_99CDE664B46A45868F8B9626BA597A9D
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