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Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1904

02/10/1994

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Series
Victory Garden
Program
Victory Garden 1904
Program Number

1904

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

More Spring work at the Suburban Garden for Roger Swain. Beginning with the lawn, Roger and Roger de-thatch by power raking. They are trying to eliminate crab grass by applying weed killer. (When soil temp is 50° (when forsythia bloom), all power raking should be done and then the stuff is applied, watered in, kids/pets kept off for 24 hours.) Do not use near water or near plants you want to keep. Roger also plants leeks. Jim Wilson revisits the Four Arts Garden in Miami.

Duration

00:34:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Instructional
Topics
Gardening
Citation
Chicago: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1904,” 02/10/1994, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 1, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_E686D6504F044584A3C6797ECC232997.
MLA: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1904.” 02/10/1994. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 1, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_E686D6504F044584A3C6797ECC232997>.
APA: Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1904. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_E686D6504F044584A3C6797ECC232997
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