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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 3214
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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

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Beat all of the elements with these hearty plants.

CHOOSE plants that stand up to almost any condition with these bulletproof selections that host Jamie Durie recommends. BE INSPIRED by the labor of love that is the Village of Arts and Humanities when gardening correspondent Paul Epsom shows us the flowering of a tough urban area in north Philadelphia. CLIMB down into the Westport Historical Society root cellar with lifestyle co-host Sissy Biggers and chef Michel Nischan to learn why these cellars are great for storing vegetables through all seasons. TURN tough root vegetables tender in a hearty, delicious casserole prepared by chef Michel Nischan.

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Chicago: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 3214,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 21, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_E1F94ECDB0F245598E7F916ECD1CF1E4.
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APA: Victory Garden; Victory Garden 3214. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_E1F94ECDB0F245598E7F916ECD1CF1E4
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