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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 2003
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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

At Victory Garden South, Lucinda Mays plants sweet potatoes and other warm season crops for southern gardens. Roger Swain shows how to foil cutworms and root maggots without chemicals. Cabbage and broccoli are planted at the Suburban Garden. Marian Morash prepares a mouthwatering spinach salad with pear and goat cheese.

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Chicago: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2003,” 01/17/1995, GBH Archives, accessed June 17, 2024,
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