Mystery Islands are also important for hybrids, which we outline a bit later in this guide. How flowers work in Animal Crossing on Switch Every player has a native type of flower on their cliffs. New bugs and fish to catch in April Catch these fish and bugs before March ends Catch every bug insect Catch every fish Find every fossil How to catch wasps easily How to catch a cricket after you hear it How to catch fleas How to catch ants How to catch a fly. Hybrid flowers aren't just pretty--they can sometimes attract rare bugs you couldn't get otherwise and can also be used as crafting ingredients, so it's a good idea to have at least a few on your island. With only three of the eight types of flower seeds available for sale on any given day, you're going to have some trouble getting certain types of flowers from the shop right away. They will randomly generate throughout the town once a new save file is created. You can buy regular flower seeds and plant them around your island to make it pretty, but if you really want to take your gardening to the next level, you're going to need to learn how to breed flowers to get brand-new colors. Get Your Thumbs Ready.