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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 2710
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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

Program Description

Have you ever wanted to incorporate a stone wall, walkway or simple ornament into your garden? Tune in to The Victory Garden and find out how and why some of the world's most elegant gardens use stone. We'll also visit the Stoneyard in Littleton, Massachusetts where you'll see countless varieties of stone and practical ideas for introducing stone into your outdoor area. Guest garden correspondent Lee May tours Boston's Museum of Fine Arts' Japanese Garden, "Tenshin-en: Garden of the Heart of Heaven," and learns how stone can be inspirational and symbolic as well as functional in a garden.

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Chicago: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2710,” 06/27/2002, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 17, 2018, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_BA5972118F2B4DD7B5B8D917519087D6.
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