Deb Wiley

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After 20 years as a newspaper reporter, Deb Wiley melded her lifelong passion for gardening with her writing and photography experience when she became the garden editor for Midwest Living magazine. Since starting her freelance career in 2008, she has been a highly sought-after writer and editor for a wide range of magazine, book, and online projects. Deb's goal is to educate and entertain her readers so they can experience the joys (and challenges!) of home gardening. By making gardening approachable and do-able, she helps readers understand what it takes to enjoy growing a greener world.

About Better Homes & Gardens

Better Homes & Gardens, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, is the only iconic home brand with a 100+ year history of providing trustworthy and achievable ideas for all doers and home-enthusiasts. We are the go-to resource for fresh takes on home, food, and gardening—inspiring people to bring their dreams to life at home on special occasions and every day. BHG reaches 45 million readers each month. Learn more about us and our editorial process.

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