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Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1910


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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 1910
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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

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Roger Cook and Tom Wirth travel to Pavers by Ideal to take a look at what is available for using in the new front yard design and then they travel to Lexington Gardens to pick out their plant materials. Roger Swain highlights this year's contest. Peter Seabrook travels to the Royal Tasmanian Botanic Gardens in Hobart Tasmania, focusing on the tuberous begonias. Lucinda Mays demonstrates container planting and Roger Swain plants cucumbers.



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Chicago: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1910,” 04/10/1994, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed January 20, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_A85F44F8CB69474CB8856CF03D1803FF.
MLA: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1910.” 04/10/1994. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. January 20, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_A85F44F8CB69474CB8856CF03D1803FF>.
APA: Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1910. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_A85F44F8CB69474CB8856CF03D1803FF
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