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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 1532
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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

Peter and Marian are in Brussels, Belgium -- Peter travels out to the country to see how they grow and harvest belgium endive. They both visit the Scholteshof Hotel where Peter visits the gardens and the wine cellar while Marian visits the kitchen where the chef prepares belgium endive salad and soup.

Belgium Witloof Scholteshof, Roger Souveryns (27:05)



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