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Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2501

Victory Garden 2501

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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 2501
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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

Roger Swain takes a look back over the last 25 years of The Victory Garden; vignettes with Jim Crockett, Bob Thompson, Jim Wilson, Roger Cook, Bob Smaus, Holly Shimizu, Lucinda Mays, Peter Seabrook, Adrian Bloom, Marian Morash and Peter Seabrook.

Roger Swain displays various indoor/outdoor early spring, potted flower arrangements.

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