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Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1709


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Series
Victory Garden
Program
Victory Garden 1709
Program Number

1709

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

At Ameriflora '92 in Columbus, Ohio, Jim Wilson visits with Charles Thomas as he installs the finishing touches, including fish, to the Victory Garden exhibit's water feature. Roger and April Segalla visit Lexington Gardens to select plants for the new landscape site. In the vegetable garden, Roger plants peas (Daybreak and Multistar), early corn, (Precocious) broad beans (Ipro), carrots (Ingot) and basil.

Duration

00:34:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Instructional
Topics
Gardening
Citation
Chicago: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1709,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 10, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C94EB49A8F4E4921B8B358BEF1BF5C73.
MLA: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1709.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 10, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C94EB49A8F4E4921B8B358BEF1BF5C73>.
APA: Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1709. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C94EB49A8F4E4921B8B358BEF1BF5C73
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