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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 2529
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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 continues its six week tour of Italian gardens with a visit to Venzano Nursery. International garden correspondent Adrian Bloom learns more about the nursery, which specializes in aromatics, and the property, whose recorded history dates back more than one thousand years. Adrian continues on to the nearby town, Volterra, where he witnesses an ancient tradition filled with pomp and pageantry: a flag throwing demonstration.

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Chicago: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2529,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 16, 2018, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_9F6C7F739FC4444FBB306C3C484921E4.
MLA: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2529.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 16, 2018. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_9F6C7F739FC4444FBB306C3C484921E4>.
APA: Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2529. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_9F6C7F739FC4444FBB306C3C484921E4
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