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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 1734
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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

Peter Seabrook reports from the County of Essex, west of London, and the By-Pass Nursery which specializes in growing primulas (primroses) for winter color. Jim Wilson visits the Hermann Englemann houseplant nursery on Apopka Florida. At the Suburban Garden, Roger brings out his daffodils to complete the forcing process begun last September.



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Chicago: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1734,” 01/08/1993, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 24, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_DD78BE578A20445A8FBE07A3556B9900.
MLA: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1734.” 01/08/1993. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 24, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_DD78BE578A20445A8FBE07A3556B9900>.
APA: Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1734. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_DD78BE578A20445A8FBE07A3556B9900
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