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Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2917

The Victory Garden Show 2917K2, Uncaptioned Master, VGAR2917K2, TRT 26:46

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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 2917
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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: Midwest Makeover This week The Victory Garden takes on a Midwest makeover! Join us as we travel to host Michael Weishan's hometown of Milwaukee and tackle the challenge of bringing curb appeal to a tired front yard. On site, we'll learn about hardscape and lighting, and visit some gardens that inspired the new design... you'll learn some great lessons to apply to your own front yard, no matter where you are in the country.

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