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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 3106
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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

Spring Flowers Best Bets: Host Michael Weishan celebrates the simple beauty and popularity of lilacs while visiting the Brooklyn Botanical Garden. Field Trip: The Victory Garden takes a behind-the-scenes look at the wealth of information — and blooms! — at the New England Flower Show. Edible Gardens: Flowers you can eat? Lifestyle co-host Sissy Biggers brings the window box to the table this time as she demonstrates how to decorate with flowers that are as easy to eat as they are to look at.



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Chicago: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 3106,” 05/25/2006, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed January 24, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_EEE4F59CAD70430FBDE3E2FFC29CE72A.
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