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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 2527
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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

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International garden correspondent Adrian Bloom continues his tour of Italian gardens with a visit to the Mediterranean-style home and garden of Englishman John Hill. After spying a beautiful ceramic table in John's garden, Adrian visits its hometown, Deruta, which has been the center of Italian ceramics for centuries. Finally, Chef Marian learns the secrets behind a classic Umbrian fall dish, funghi porcini with homemade pasta at Palazzo Terranova.

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