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Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2918

Victory Garden VGAR2918K3, Uncaptioned Master, TRT 26:46, DVS on channel 3

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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 2918
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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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Theme: By the sea... There's no better place to escape the heat of summer than in the cool shade of your garden — and just add water, and you're really made in the shade! Join us this week on The Victory Garden and learn how to create a beautiful, environmentally-friendly water garden from start to finish. From the digging to stone selection to marginal plants, you'll see all the steps needed to add a water feature to your backyard.

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