San Antonio Flowers: A Brief Guide

May 25, 2018    By: kkoval


Stop and Smell the Roses…

While there may not be a plentiful amount of roses growing naturally in San Antonio’s Southwest environment, there are still plenty of fantastic flowering plants to enjoy. In this brief, yet informative guide, you’ll discover and learn about some of San Antonio’s best flowers and form a greater appreciation for what is most likely right around the corner from you if you’re within the greater city limits of San Antonio!

Enjoying Mother Nature’s Offerings

We all need to make sure to incorporate Mother Nature’s offerings into our lives as much as possible. It can often be as simple as going to pick some flowers for, or with some loved ones. Something about a nice bunch of flowers can brighten a room, or someone’s day for that matter. When we implement natural components into an unnatural environment (an office for example), it offers many health benefits; both on a physical and mental level.

Popular Types of Flowers in San Antonio

Below is a list of some of the more popular flowers you’ll find throughout San Antonio:


  • Yarrow (Featured Image): This flower is quite resilient as it doesn’t require too much water and embraces the warm temperatures of San Antonio
  • Oxblood Lily: This flower prefers a more alkaline soil and produces beautiful, dark red flowers
  • Hinckley’s Columbine: This flower is a Texas native and presents itself as a delicate being with exotic, yellow flowers
  • German Red Carnation: A fragrant flower which boasts bright red, colder weather-adoring flowers
  • Hardy Ageratum: Another Texas native flower which which is also drought tolerant while often planted around businesses and other various buildings to present an inviting atmosphere
  • Summer Phlox: A flower which blossoms beautiful, magenta-pink petals while still possessing the ability to survive a drought


As you can see from the list above, there are many flowers in San Antonio which are not only beautiful, yet extremely resilient against the sometimes extreme temperatures and weather conditions San Antonio experiences nearly every year.

Flowers for Every Occasion

If you make the trek to any local nursery which is supplied from the San Antonio locale, you’ll discover there are many, many amazing flowers; perfect for any occasion. Flowers provide comfort, showcase love, and can tell a story. Explore everything San Antonio has to offer through our plethora of local flowers and recognize just how beautiful life can be with a bunch of flowers in your life.

Choosing Sitterle San Antonio

If you’d like to learn more about the variety of flowers, and our variety of homes available for sale, contact us here at Sitterle San Antonio. We’ll be sure to promptly reply to your inquiry as soon as possible. We look forward to hearing from you soon!