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Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2403

03/24/1999

Victory Garden 2403


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Series
Victory Garden
Program
Victory Garden 2403
Program Number

2403

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

A report from Roger Swain at the Suburban Garden is followed by Bob Smaus' visit to the private garden of Ruth Bancroft in Walnut Creek, CA, notable for its giant cactus and collection of native plants. Master gardener Holly Shimizu welcomes viewers to her Maryland home for a tour.

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Instructional
Topics
Gardening
Citation
Chicago: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2403,” 03/24/1999, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 4, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C5C17D955E2C4F8F9988AEE378DA7A53.
MLA: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2403.” 03/24/1999. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 4, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C5C17D955E2C4F8F9988AEE378DA7A53>.
APA: Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2403. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C5C17D955E2C4F8F9988AEE378DA7A53
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