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Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2623

The Victory Garden 2623

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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 2623
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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

The Victory Garden's garden correspondent Holly Shimizu travels to beautiful Palm Beach, Florida to visit the private home and garden of Kit Pannill. Kit has cultivated a mass planting of yellow and red philodendron that make for a beautiful and impressive garden. Most memorable is Holly's tour of Kit's separate orchid house that includes a fine collection of orchids and even a hybridized orchid named after Kit herself!

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Chicago: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2623,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 14, 2018, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_9F3B321A2E814D00BB24A89BE3EF1F69.
MLA: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2623.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 14, 2018. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_9F3B321A2E814D00BB24A89BE3EF1F69>.
APA: Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2623. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_9F3B321A2E814D00BB24A89BE3EF1F69
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