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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 1725
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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

Barbara Damrosch brings us the second half of her tour of the garden of Bill Frederick. The first half was seen in episode #1714. Peter Seabrook tours the apple orchards that the Royal Horticultural Society's Wisley Gardens which boasts over 700 varieties. Back at the Suburban Garden, Roger looks a Fall ripening vegetables and plants endive for a fall harvest.



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