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Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1631


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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 1631
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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

Bellingrath (6:04); Kulturanta (11:41); Bulb forcing; Sautéed Brussels sprouts (1:37)

[possible problem for late winter repack of this recipe: a fair amount of leaf visible on trees outside the kitchen, looks September-ish] Recipe segment starts on basket of brussels sprouts picked, but not pared down. Recipe in: "Why is it that so many people don't like brussels sprouts? I think it's because they've always had them overcooked."

recipe out: "Now, where are all those people who don't like brussels sprouts? Let them try them prepared this way and maybe we'll get some converts."



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Chicago: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1631,” 10/28/1991, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed September 20, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_FDDBDEB4003C40FABBDD564C30A75DB5.
MLA: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1631.” 10/28/1991. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. September 20, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_FDDBDEB4003C40FABBDD564C30A75DB5>.
APA: Victory Garden; Victory Garden 1631. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_FDDBDEB4003C40FABBDD564C30A75DB5
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