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Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2818

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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 2818
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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

Entrez-vous les jardins de Québec! Come along with The Victory Garden as guest correspondent Allan Armitage explores the four-season appeal of a private Asian-style home garden in Montreal, an inspired display how shrubs can bring more light into dark places. In addition, Allan tours the remarkable Montreal Botanic Garden for the finest examples of roses. Host Michael Weishan then visits Domaine Joly-De Lotbinière and shares some best bets from among its diverse population of flora and fauna. Michael then joins renowned chef Jean Soulard to spice things up with a recipe for scallops with dill at Fairmont Le Château Frontenac.

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