Kathleen Fisher

Kathleen Fisher was for 10 years the editor of "The American Gardener," published by the American Horticultural Society. A longtime newspaper reporter and medical/science writer, she is the author of "Herbal Remedies" and coauthor with Karan Davis Cutler of "Herb Gardening for Dummies." She is currently updating "Taylor's Guide to Shrubs." She maintains herb and perennial gardens in Alexandria, Virginia, and a water garden and vegetable garden near Reedville, Virginia.