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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 1732
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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

At the Suburban Garden, Roger surveys the snow damage. Peter Seabrook tours the orchid collection of the Eric Young Orchid Foundation on the Isle of Jersey. At Callaway gardens, Lucinda Mays talks about attracting birds to the garden.

Holiday Pledge Special (R-Saturday, December 9, 1995)

International correspondent Peter Seabrook takes viewers on another holiday excursion to the English Isle of Jersey to check out what may be the finest collection of orchids in the world at the world renowned Eric Young Orchid Foundation. Curator Alan Moon takes Seabrook on a tour of the Foundation's collection and shares his tips on caring for these delicate plants. Special correspondent Lucida Mays discusses how to attract and care for birds in the landscape.



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