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Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2906

The Victory Garden Show 2906K4, Uncaptioned Master, 26:46

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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 2906
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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

Theme: Getting a jump on spring The Victory Garden shows how to get a jump-start on spring and have a gorgeous garden this summer! Host Michael Weishan shares his suggestions for plants that will bring texture to your borders. Then, gardening correspondent Lee May will share some of his best bets for adding texture to your garden with foliage when he visits our "Victory Garden South" at The Gardens at Callaway in Pine Mountain, Georgia. Back up North, gardener Kip Anderson joins Michael to show how to keep weeds down with a variety of mulch options. Kip then gets into the vegetable garden, where he'll give some tips about supporting growing plants using natural materials. Finally, gardener and chef Ellen Ogden joins Michael in the kitchen to cook up a beautiful dish with spring peas: Red Snapper and Sugar Snap Peas "En Papillote."

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