Karen Weir-Jimerson

Karen Weir-Jimerson is a magazine writer and book author who has been gardening since she was 8 years old (when she planted mint and learned the lesson of invasive plants). Karen lives on three acres in rural Iowa where she and her husband raise perennials, annuals, containers, herbs, vegetables, and water gardens.

Karen is a writer, editor, Master Gardener, and columnist for Country Gardens magazine. She writes for many gardening and lifestyle magazines including¬†Better Homes and Gardens, Country Home, Family Circle,¬†Nature’s Garden, Garden Ideas, Horticulture, Country Woman, Creative Home,¬†and Country Almanac magazines.