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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 2416
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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

Succulents, the flowers that bloom by the bushel, are the subject of this Victory Garden episode that features host Roger Swain perusing the many varieties of this colorful plant. Bob Smaus visits Patrick Anderson in Fallbrook, California where he tours an elaborately designed garden, complete with cacti for that Southwestern flair to succulents, for a rich and vibrant splash of color. Meanwhile, Chef Marian Morash arranges Salad Nicoise, a "French classic" that boasts ingredients ranging in texture and taste, from hard-boiled eggs to anchovies to dill cucumbers and tuna.

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Chicago: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2416,” 07/09/1999, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed April 20, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_DB818CD541F9404681A5CD81093D0E30.
MLA: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2416.” 07/09/1999. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. April 20, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_DB818CD541F9404681A5CD81093D0E30>.
APA: Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2416. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_DB818CD541F9404681A5CD81093D0E30
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