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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 2817
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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

Bienvenue à Québec! The Victory Garden saunters to northern Québec, where host Michael Weishan enjoys spring in full bloom at the exquisite Reford Gardens. Then, Michael visits the Chateau Frontenac rooftop garden for a healthy and delicious recipe with Chef Jean Soulard featuring the freshest of produce. Back at home, gardening correspondent Paul Epsom tackles a challenge for every gardener as he shares some helpful tips in garden storage.

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