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Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2301

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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 2301
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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

Roger Swain tells us what to prune or not during the spring; Bob Smau is in Gilroy, California, at Goldsmith's Seeds with plant breeder Mary Munch; Roger turns over winter rye and plants peas; he cuts branches for an indoor flower arrangement.



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Chicago: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2301,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 21, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F08804D428F34D2FA60605D80F552C84.
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