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Victory Garden; Victory Garden 3007

Victory Garden Show VGAR3007K1, Uncaptioned Master, 26:46

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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 3007
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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

Defining Spaces Garden Basic: Host Michael Weishan demonstrates ways to overcome the challenges of roadside planting. Digging Deeper: Garden rooms are more popular and stylish than ever; special guest correspondent Jamie Durie shows us why. Edible Gardens: Gardener Kip Anderson shares his tips on growing onions, without shedding any tears! Green Cuisine: Lifestyle co-host Sissy Biggers heads to the kitchen with Chef Mary Ann Esposito, host of PBS' "Ciao Italia," to create a zuppa di cipolle di Toscano — a divine Tuscan onion soup.

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