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Top San Francisco Florists for Valentine’s Day Bouquets

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It’s the time of year for Hallmark cards, boxes of chocolate, little blue boxes and bouquets of flowers. Whether it’s for your sweetie, your best friend, or yourself, show some love this V-day with beautiful floral arrangements.

Build a better bouquet at local San Francisco shops, with the freshest flowers in town. Make your way through our map (locations are listed, roughly, north to south), to put a scentsational smile on that special someone’s face.

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1. Farmgirl Flowers

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640 Brannan St
San Francisco, CA 94107
(855) 202-3817
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With Farmgirl Flowers, you’ll support local farmers and businesses with minimal environmental impact. These beautiful, US grown flowers are purchased daily at local farms and delivered to your door on bike or scooter (like true SF delivery). The handcrafted bouquets come burlap-wrapped, or in vases, but are limited to one daily arrangement in order to minimize waste—and provide you with the freshest and most show-stopping option.

2. Utsuwa Floral Design

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1288 Polk St
San Francisco, CA 94109
(415) 447-8476
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Perfect for the gal (or guy) with a little edge, Utsuwa is a Japanese-inspired shop that veers away from traditional floral design and focuses on bonsai, air plants, terrariums and succulents. Owner Hiro Hayama ran a flower shop in Tokyo, so you know you’re getting the most authentic exotic plants and arrangements. Bonus: these creations will last far longer than a typical Valentine’s Day bouquet and may give you extra points in the creativity department.

3. BloomThat

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164 Townsend St
San Francisco, CA 94107
(877) 777-5411
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We’re in the tech capital of the country, so it’s only fitting that flowers have gone startup, too. BloomThat offers online-only flower delivery that streamlines the process of sending something sweet to a loved one. Log on and have a curated bouquet sent to your sweetie in 90 minutes or less.
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4. The Bud Stop

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2200 Union St
San Francisco, CA 94123
(415) 931-1835
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Since 1980, The Bud Stop has graced the sidewalk of Union Street with rows of brightly colored blossoms and happy, helpful customer service. Pick the stems yourself to create your very own bouquet or let the florista help you find the perfect combo.
The Bud Stop

5. The Floral Loft

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1871 Hayes St
San Francisco, CA 94117
(415) 796-3327
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If local is your thing, head to The Floral Loft, where most blooms come from nearby purveyors in areas like Petaluma and Half Moon Bay. It’s the best-rated florist on Yelp, with a whopping five-stars, so you know you’ll get a bouquet that’s appealing to even the biggest cynics.
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6. Church Street Flowers

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212 Church St
San Francisco, CA 94114
(415) 553-7762
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This Castro flower market (with another location on Battery Street) is a neighborhood florist that you’ll be happy to travel across town to get to. With a knowledgeable staff, over 20 years of experience and endless array of (mostly local) options, you’ll find just the thing to show your sweetheart that you care.

7. Birch

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564 Hayes St
San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 626-6860
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Delight your Valentine with a sophisticated bouquet from Birch, Hayes Valley’s premiere flower and gift shop. This chic florist isn’t just a San Francisco hit; owner Torryne Choate has received rave press from top magazines all over the country and boasts a thorough client list filled with top names in the fashion, food, television and tech industries.

8. Ampersand

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80 Albion Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
(415) 654-0776
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Step into the small sunlit, warehouse-like shop off 16th Street’s main drag, and you’ll feel like you’re walking into a country barn. The space is minimalist and inviting, and you’ll find a plethora of pretty blooms at an affordable price. Have owners Benjamin and Emerson create a custom bouquet just for you, or get your hands dirty and pick out the stems yourself.

9. Verde SF

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1265 Fell St
San Francisco, CA 94117
(415) 796-3890
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Tucked into a tiny storefront off the Panhandle, Verde is a little mom-and-pop shop that offers intimate customer service and a small, well-curated selection of flowers that owner Monica presents in subtle, handcrafted arrangements.
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10. Studio Choo Florists

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339 Baden Ave
South San Francisco, CA 94080
(650) 634-0836
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Stop by this blooming workshop in South San Francisco (don't worry, they deliver) and you’ll find two best friends, Jill and Alethea, creating mixed-garden compositions with local flowers, plants and foraged natural treasures. These sculptural bouquets are unconventional and a perfect surprise for any Valentine.

1. Farmgirl Flowers

640 Brannan St, San Francisco, CA 94107
With Farmgirl Flowers, you’ll support local farmers and businesses with minimal environmental impact. These beautiful, US grown flowers are purchased daily at local farms and delivered to your door on bike or scooter (like true SF delivery). The handcrafted bouquets come burlap-wrapped, or in vases, but are limited to one daily arrangement in order to minimize waste—and provide you with the freshest and most show-stopping option.
640 Brannan St
San Francisco, CA 94107

2. Utsuwa Floral Design

1288 Polk St, San Francisco, CA 94109
Perfect for the gal (or guy) with a little edge, Utsuwa is a Japanese-inspired shop that veers away from traditional floral design and focuses on bonsai, air plants, terrariums and succulents. Owner Hiro Hayama ran a flower shop in Tokyo, so you know you’re getting the most authentic exotic plants and arrangements. Bonus: these creations will last far longer than a typical Valentine’s Day bouquet and may give you extra points in the creativity department.
1288 Polk St
San Francisco, CA 94109

3. BloomThat

164 Townsend St, San Francisco, CA 94107
BloomThat
We’re in the tech capital of the country, so it’s only fitting that flowers have gone startup, too. BloomThat offers online-only flower delivery that streamlines the process of sending something sweet to a loved one. Log on and have a curated bouquet sent to your sweetie in 90 minutes or less.
164 Townsend St
San Francisco, CA 94107

4. The Bud Stop

2200 Union St, San Francisco, CA 94123
The Bud Stop
Since 1980, The Bud Stop has graced the sidewalk of Union Street with rows of brightly colored blossoms and happy, helpful customer service. Pick the stems yourself to create your very own bouquet or let the florista help you find the perfect combo.
2200 Union St
San Francisco, CA 94123

5. The Floral Loft

1871 Hayes St, San Francisco, CA 94117
The Floral Loft
If local is your thing, head to The Floral Loft, where most blooms come from nearby purveyors in areas like Petaluma and Half Moon Bay. It’s the best-rated florist on Yelp, with a whopping five-stars, so you know you’ll get a bouquet that’s appealing to even the biggest cynics.
1871 Hayes St
San Francisco, CA 94117

6. Church Street Flowers

212 Church St, San Francisco, CA 94114
This Castro flower market (with another location on Battery Street) is a neighborhood florist that you’ll be happy to travel across town to get to. With a knowledgeable staff, over 20 years of experience and endless array of (mostly local) options, you’ll find just the thing to show your sweetheart that you care.
212 Church St
San Francisco, CA 94114

7. Birch

564 Hayes St, San Francisco, CA 94102
Delight your Valentine with a sophisticated bouquet from Birch, Hayes Valley’s premiere flower and gift shop. This chic florist isn’t just a San Francisco hit; owner Torryne Choate has received rave press from top magazines all over the country and boasts a thorough client list filled with top names in the fashion, food, television and tech industries.
564 Hayes St
San Francisco, CA 94102

8. Ampersand

80 Albion Street, San Francisco, CA 94103
Step into the small sunlit, warehouse-like shop off 16th Street’s main drag, and you’ll feel like you’re walking into a country barn. The space is minimalist and inviting, and you’ll find a plethora of pretty blooms at an affordable price. Have owners Benjamin and Emerson create a custom bouquet just for you, or get your hands dirty and pick out the stems yourself.
80 Albion Street
San Francisco, CA 94103

9. Verde SF

1265 Fell St, San Francisco, CA 94117
Verde
Tucked into a tiny storefront off the Panhandle, Verde is a little mom-and-pop shop that offers intimate customer service and a small, well-curated selection of flowers that owner Monica presents in subtle, handcrafted arrangements.
1265 Fell St
San Francisco, CA 94117

10. Studio Choo Florists

339 Baden Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080
Stop by this blooming workshop in South San Francisco (don't worry, they deliver) and you’ll find two best friends, Jill and Alethea, creating mixed-garden compositions with local flowers, plants and foraged natural treasures. These sculptural bouquets are unconventional and a perfect surprise for any Valentine.
339 Baden Ave
South San Francisco, CA 94080