Do you think about flower arrangements only on birthdays and other special occasions? Treat yourself with a beautiful bouquet that brings a welcome touch of nature to your Springs at Corpus Christi apartment home. Whether you're shopping for yourself or a loved one, check out our favorite local flower shops.
1. The Blossom Shop
5417 S Staples
This family owned-and-operated shop is a short two miles down the road from Springs Corpus Christi. They have been serving local floral and greenery needs since 1949. Visit their Facebook page to view some of their imaginative arrangements using unconventional containers. The Blossom Shop is open until 7 p.m. Monday through Friday and 5:30 p.m. Saturday, with Sunday hours from noon until 5 p.m.
2. Turner's Gardenland
6503 S Padre Island Dr
Turner's Gardenland, just under four miles away from Springs Corpus Christi, is a nursery and landscaping service that is also home to a full-service flower shop. Thanks to the main business, the florist has access to a wide variety of tropical plants that add an exotic element to an arrangement. Want your own year-round selection of flowers and plants to decorate your home? Pick up supplies to build a container garden for your patio or balcony. Turner's is open until 6 p.m. seven days a week.
3. Andrews Flowers
The owner of Andrews Flowers, a 15-minute drive from Springs Corpus Christi, has a degree in floral design along with more than 15 years of experience, so you can count on getting an arrangement that looks just as good in person as it does in your imagination. Andrews serves only Corpus Christi and Flour Bluff, and thanks to the low overhead they can offer great prices and free delivery. Hours are 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. seven days a week, or you can place an order on their website anytime.
4. Balloon Notes
Add balloons to an event and it immediately becomes more festive. Balloon Notes offers a comprehensive selection of these colorful decorations to complement arrangements from their full-service flower shop. If you're planning a shower, wedding reception or birthday party, their creative balloon artists will create bouquets or sculptures to your specifications.
Do you have a favorite florist to recommend? Let us know in the comments!