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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 1530
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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 travels to New Zealand to see a private flower and vegetable garden in a small space -- Olive makes him a flower bouquet. Roger talks about seed catalogs and the new hybrids he'll be planting this spring and Marian makes winter squash cookies.

Southland-Olive Dunn/Roger Swain 91 seed orders/seed savers winter squash cookies



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