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The Victory Garden

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Best Bets: Host Michael Weishan and special guest plantsman and Victory Garden veteran Adrian Bloom visit Russell's Nursery in Wayland, Massachusetts, to discuss new perennial introductions. Tried and True: Gardening correspondent Paul Epsom is back to share his technique on properly dividing perennials to stretch a dollar in your garden. Edible Gardens: Lifestyle co-host Sissy Biggers visits The Food Project in Lincoln, MA, where grower Elise LeClair shares the project's philosophy about creating a sustainable food mission - and shares some tips on growing peppers for the home gardener. Green Cuisine: Special guest Chef Mary Ann Esposito visits The VictoryGarden kitchen to create pepperoni ripieni sottosopra -delicious upside-down stuffed peppers! Digging Deeper: Michael is back at Russell's Nursery to look at assorted perennial vines, and to demonstrate which vines work for different gardens. [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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