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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 1714
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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

In Columbia, South Carolina, Jim Wilson visits the private garden of Fran and Walter Bull. Garden designer Barbara Damrosch visits Hockessin, Delaware to tour the private garden of landscape architect and author Bill Frederick ("The Exhuberant Garden and Controlling Hand"). Roger checks the progress of many of the vegetables planted earlier in the season and picks peas for Marian's recipe.



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Chicago: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1714,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed July 23, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_B5387BFCC2404276A0CDEE7F156BF7B0.
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