The Victory Garden with Russell Morash

  • 41 Shawkemo Road Nantucket, MA, 02554 United States


Join us for a vegetable gardening workshop with Russell Morash, legendary creator of the PBS television series “The Victory Garden” and “This Old House.” Tour his gardens and learn from a master.

A wide variety of topics will be covered ranging from staking and pruning tomatoes, seed starting, plant spacing and garden layout. It is sure to be an inspiring and entertaining event for both novice and experienced gardeners alike. 

About Russell Morash:

As creator, director and executive producer, Russell Morash is credited with introducing the “how-to” concept to public television through his many award-winning series including “This Old House,” “Ask This Old House,” “The Victory Garden,” “The French Chef with Julia Child” and “The New Yankee Workshop.” 

Today he and his wife, author and founding chef of Nantucket’s Straight Wharf Restaurant, Marian, spend summers at their home in Shawkemo. There “he” grows and “she” cooks from a vast vegetable garden. Morash occasionally contributes columns in the I&M on gardening as well as monthly items for the magazine “Nantucket Today.”