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Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2302

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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 2302
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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

Roger Swain and Roger Cook replace the lost Bradford pear tree with a double-blossom weeping cherry tree; Bob Smaus is in Mill Valley, CA, at an organic fruits and vegetable store "Whole Foods" with produce coordinator James Parker; Roger Swain fills an area with a grass seed/starter fertilizer mixture



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Broadcast program

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Chicago: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2302,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed June 3, 2020, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_B45021CFE8CB4EE8A61623F0EE0760FE.
MLA: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2302.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. June 3, 2020. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_B45021CFE8CB4EE8A61623F0EE0760FE>.
APA: Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2302. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_B45021CFE8CB4EE8A61623F0EE0760FE
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