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The Victory Garden

Episode #2318

Garden correspondent Holly Shimizu takes us to the Asticou Azalea Garden in Northeast Harbor, Maine. Garden manager Mary Roper shows off the collection of plants that were transplanted from the garden of renowned gardener Beatrix Farrand, founding member of the American Society of Landscape Architects. The two and a half-acre Japanese influenced landscape also feature a sand garden, several stone structures including a Japanese lantern and a natural pond. Featured recipe: Fish with Cherry Tomatoes and Clams. Chef Marian uses garden fresh cherry tomatoes to add color and flavor to this seafood delight.
[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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