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Victory Garden; Victory Garden 3017

Victory Garden Show VGAR3017K1, Uncaptioned Master, 26:46

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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 3017
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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

Perennial Favorites Best Bets: Host Michael Weishan and special guest plantsman and Victory Garden veteran Adrian Bloom visit Russell's Nursery in Wayland, Massachusetts, to discuss new perennial introductions. Tried and True: Gardening correspondent Paul Epsom is back to share his technique on properly dividing perennials to stretch a dollar in your garden. Edible Gardens: Lifestyle co-host Sissy Biggers visits The Food Project in Lincoln, Massachusetts, where grower Elise LeClair shares the project's philosophy about creating a sustainable food mission — and shares some tips on growing peppers for the home gardener. Green Cuisine: Special guest Chef Mary Ann Esposito visits The Victory Garden kitchen to create pepperoni ripieni sottosopra — delicious upside-down stuffed peppers! Digging Deeper: Michael is back at Russell's Nursery to look at assorted perennial vines, and to demonstrate which vines work for different gardens.

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