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Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1722

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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 1722
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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

Introducing the remaining two finalists in the VG '92 contest. Jim Wilson tours the garden of Jeff and Lynn Dorr in Upper Arlington, Ohio, and Roger visits the garden of Charlotte and Braldt Bralds in Washington, Connecticut. At the suburban garden, April Segalla show plants that can be cut from the garden to be used in flower arrangements for the house.



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Chicago: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1722,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 12, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C536C6D0C3D34660A989FF2740118496.
MLA: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1722.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 12, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C536C6D0C3D34660A989FF2740118496>.
APA: Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1722. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C536C6D0C3D34660A989FF2740118496
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