(815) 923-7322

17015 Harmony Road, Marengo, IL 60152

Centrally located between Huntley, Hampshire, and Marengo, IL


Garden Center


Please stop by our garden center to view our high quality selection of annual & perennial flowers, flowering & evergreen shrubs, and flowering, shade & ornamental trees. We also offer a large selection of plant care products, garden art and gift items. Our business has earned a reputation for unsurpassed quality and excellence for over 20 years.  It is something we plan to continue for many more years.

The Growing Scene is a Bower & Branch Garden Center. Now you can shop online, from the convenience of your home, and pick up your purchase shipped FREE to The Growing Scene. Click on any of the Bower & Branch images above, or click HERE to go to the Bower & Branch website.

When checking out, make sure to click “Find a Garden Center” and select The Growing Scene, Inc.  This will ensure your plants are shipped FREE straight to us. Having trouble finding The Growing Scene, Inc. on the Bower & Branch website? Call us at 815-923-7322 and we’ll walk you though the process.

Make the most of the outdoors by planting annual flowers, perennial flowers, vegetable plants, herbs, shrubs and trees to enhance your yard. We can help you achieve your gardening goals. We also sell a large selection of hanging baskets, and pre-planted decorative pots for instant landscaping results. We are just around the corner, if you need top soil, potting mix, gardening mulch or a container for that special project.

Creating a beautiful yard is more than purchasing one plant.  This is the reason we have compiled several documents to assist you in caring for your plants. Please click the links below to access these documents:

Bee Attracting Plants

Planting Container Shrubs

Planting B&B Trees and Shrubs

Sod Installation

Bee Attracting Plants

Common Plants that Repel Mosquitos and other Insects

Deer Resistant Perennials, Ferns & Grasses


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We are a woman-owned, locally based company.

Our roots run deep in McHenry and Kane Counties.

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