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Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1815


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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 1815
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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

Bob Smaus pays an introductory visit to Iseli Nursery in Boring, Oregon, the home of the best collection of specimen trees and bonsai plants available for sale in the US. Lucinda Mays reports on the progress of the Victory Garden South and plants an herb garden in front of the newly constructed Japanese fence.



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Chicago: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1815,” 01/03/1993, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed November 12, 2018, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_DB83742D32724CCD8AC3FD5891272ECD.
MLA: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1815.” 01/03/1993. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. November 12, 2018. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_DB83742D32724CCD8AC3FD5891272ECD>.
APA: Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1815. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_DB83742D32724CCD8AC3FD5891272ECD
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