Jane Austin Miller Author's Instagram Jane Austin Miller is a seasoned garden writer. For more than 30 years, she has shared her passion for gardening with readers through stories that inspire a can-do spirit. Jane's particular passions and expertise include native wildflowers, organic gardening practices, container gardening, and gardening for wildlife. She currently is nurturing with her husband a one-acre wooded property teaming with birds, pollinators, and wildlife in the outskirts of Des Moines, Iowa. 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.