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Botanical Name: Guzmania lingulata
Common Name(s): Scarlet star Bromeliad
Scarlet star is tropical. It has arching, mid-green leaves and has white, tubular flowers that appear among its bright red bracts during summer. Prefers semi-shade.
Botanical Pronunciation: guz-MAN-ee-uh lin-gyoo-LAH-tuh
Common Pests and Diseases
Mealbugs may be problem.
This plant bears white, tubular flowers that appear among its bright red bracts during summer.
It has arching, mid-green leaves.
0.4-0.7 m * 0.3-0.6 m
They require well-drained soil.
Uses in landscape design
Ideal for container planting.