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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 2515
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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

Show features Roger Cook and Dennis Willis (engineer from Husqvarna) installing a new Auto Mower at the Victory Garden.

Featured: Husqvarna Auto Mower Dennis Willis, Engineer (Husqvarna) For more information, visit their website at www.husqvarna.com. PR rep: Sherri Oosterhouse, Easthouse Communications 704.892.8255

Show also features a trip to Athens, GA, to visit with renowned plantsman and professor at UGA, Alan Armitage.

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