Which Indoor Plant Has a Red Flower in the Center?

Scarlet star (Guzmania lingulata), a variety of bromeliad, is an indoor plant that features a red funnel-shaped rosette or flowerhead that lasts between 2 and 4 months. Scarlet star grows best in part to full shade.

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Callie Barber has been writing professionally since 2002. Barber's love for design and writing inspired her to create Design Your Revolution, a blog that shares creative and affordable ways to decorate indoor and outdoor living environments. Her articles have appeared on Travels.com and GardenGuides.com. Barber holds a Bachelors of Arts in international studies from the University of North Carolina.