Scarlet Star or Vase plant is a bromeliad that needs bright, but indirect light and warm temperatures to grow well, The green leaves, sometimes with dark crossbands, form a funnel-shaped rosette. The flower stem is usually shorter than the leaves. The flowerhead is globular with up to 50 flowers with white petals nestling in a bed of large red to pink bracts. The flowers often last 2 to 4 months.
- full sun