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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 826
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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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House plants outside. Greenhouse cuttings, plant paperwhites & amaryllis. Landscape - perennial divisions. Plant tulips, garlic, and shallots. Sow winter cover. Look at fall blooming perennials. Intro contest winner and give season wrap-up. (tape date 9/29/83)



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