Download the Victory Garden Handbook, circa 1943
MARCH 26, 2020
A Victory Garden planted in a bomb crater in London. . When a parking lot was bombed in London during World War II they planted a garden. Growing veggies in times of crises is not a new idea, as so-called Victory Gardens have been around ever since World War I. Victory Gardens were popular in both world wars; and the produce grown in them not only helped to supplement war time food shortages for families, but were a great morale booster as well.