Veronica Peerless is a gardening writer and editor, both online and in print. She is Contributing Editor at gardenersworld.com and was previously Deputy Editor at Which? Gardening magazine. She contributes to several gardening and lifestyle magazines, including The English Garden magazine and the Garden Design Journal. Veronica acted as a horticultural consultant on DK's The Gardener's Year, a role in which she both shaped and wrote content for the book.