(815) 923-7322

17015 Harmony Road, Marengo, IL 60152

Centrally located between Huntley, Hampshire, and Marengo, IL



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 the link below to begin shopping:

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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.

Gardening Community Resources:

Kathleen writes a gardening column for the Sunday Newspaper.  Click here to access her past ‘Gardener’s Forum’ columns.

Kathleen hosts a gardening radio show on Huntley Community Radio. Click here to access the “How does your garden grow?” podcasts.

Need a reputable service to watch your home while you are away?
Please visit Assurance Home Service, Inc., our accredited Home Watch Company:

Assurance Home Service, Inc. offers home watch services for area homeowners. Managing more than one property is difficult, especially when traveling between multiple states and sometimes even different countries. Let us make your life a little bit easier.

We will meet with you ahead of time to create a customized checklist of services designed specifically for you and your home. We will then check on your home regularly while you are away.

We have over 20 years experience working with homeowners and their homes. You can count on us!

For a free initial consultation, please call Chris or Kathleen Carr at 815-790-1247.

Assurance Home Service, Inc.

Looking for lawn or landscape equipment? Please stop by at B & K Power.  They are right next door to us.


B&K Power Equipment


We are very active in local communities, below is a listing of organizations that we with whom we are associated:

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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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