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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 2701
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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

Premiered Saturday, May 4, 2002 12:30 pm ET on PBS (check local listings) Host Michael Weishan tours the new victory garden and demonstrates how the philosophy "design twice, plant once" saves time and money later on. Also on hand is gardening correspondent Paul Epsom who gives tips on garden design tools worthy of investing in-everything from a simple pencil to high-tech software. For those looking to spice things up in the kitchen, the Victory Garden's new "Green Cuisine" segment shows you how to savor the fruits and veggies of your labor with recipes from world-class chefs. This week, Jody Adams, author of In the Hands of a Chef, shows how to jump start the vegetable garden season with her mouth-watering recipes using spring greens.

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Chicago: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2701,” 05/02/2002, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed April 20, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F3BAE3ABA0A24634A794D46C6273E989.
MLA: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2701.” 05/02/2002. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. April 20, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F3BAE3ABA0A24634A794D46C6273E989>.
APA: Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2701. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F3BAE3ABA0A24634A794D46C6273E989
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