Karen Weir-Jimerson

Karen Weir-Jimerson is a columnist and author based between Florida and Iowa. As an author, Karen has written over eight books, including "So Much Sky", "Slow Lane", and "Gardening Made Easy". She has been a regular contributor to gardening and lifestyle magazines, including Better Homes & Gardens, Country Gardens, and Country Home. Alongside her passion for all things gardening, Karen is also a seasoned writer and editor, often covering outdoor living, food, and travel topics.

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.