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The Victory Garden

Holly Shimizu at Naumkeag (#2118)

Holly Shimizu visits two different gardens, one small and one large, on the island of Nantucket. Ginny Hill's small 10 x 20 garden mixes colors and shapes. Gleaves Rhodes' large garden has a two levels. The first level is flat for crochet play. The second level is terraced with imported stone walls. At the Victory Garden South, Lucinda Mays learns from LuAnn Craighton how to create a hummingbird feeder and what plants attract hummingbirds to the garden. Back at the Suburban Garden, host Roger Swain gets the garden ready and plants the fall crop of spinach. Chef Marian Morash creates cauliflower with toasted bread crumbs. [26 minutes] Closed Captioning

This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.

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Series Description: THE VICTORY GARDEN, television's longest-running gardening program, continues to inspire viewers to roll up their sleeves and get their hands dirty. Hosted by Australian gardening and television sensation Jamie Durie, its simple, easy lessons help seasoned and amateur gardeners alike make the most of their outdoor spaces in a way that respects and preserves the environment for future generations.

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