Houseplants with red flowers

Many flower products prefer plants with red flowers. All shades of red look contrast and bright, symbolize love and completeness of life. In this material you will familiarize yourself with the most popular varieties of indoor plants with red flowers.

Review of species

Among the bedroom plants with red buds at home can be found more than 100 separate varieties. Below are the descriptions of only the most popular flowers with red, aluminum or burgundy inflorescences, as well as briefly designate the peculiarities of the care of each of these plants.


Another name of this flower – Rhododendron. Azalea is popular not only because of their red terry flowers, but also due to dark green leaves with a beautiful glossy tide.

Azalea is an evergreen shrub plant from Rhododendron family. Main distinctive feature – lush and terry inflorescences, externally resembling geranium flowers. Azalea leaves are relatively small, oval, glossy with outdoor and matte from the inside. Azalea flowering period – Winter, due to what this flower and appreciate many flowerflowers.

In caring for azalia you need to know a lot of subtleties. Place the best flower in the conditions of a half or scattered light. Azalea is very moisture, do not tolerate dry air and drying the soil.

It is best for growing acidic substrates with a lot of peat. Soil loosenings should be avoided – the roots of the flower are very fragile.

The optimal temperature for flowering and growth of azalea – +20 degrees, in winter – not lower than +12. The transplantation of plants is carried out annually (young), but the oldest transplanses no more than 1 time in 3 years. Azaleas love mineral fertilizers in the form of superphosphates, in the spring and summer months, feeding are entered into the ground 1 time per week.


Among the indoor plants, anthurium is impossible to confuse with something else. The unique appearance of this flower gave him the second folk name – “Male happiness”. It is believed that Anthurium is able to give a man of masculinity, strengthen the forces, as well as bring success.

Anthurium refers to evergreen plants from the Aronechniki family. The name of the flower is a combination of two ancient Greek words – “Flower” and “Tail”. This is the average plant (up to 1.2 meters in height) with thick stems, on which the fleshy leaves of the heart-shaped, whole, shovel, multi-solid and complex shape are located.

Active cultivation of anthurium is due not only to a unique inflorescence surrounded by a red bedspread, but also leaves of light green color with a gloss or velvet. Externally, plants look like popular calla flowers, however, the latter differ in white. Red colors have the following varieties of Anthurium: “Treuenza”, “Dakota”, “Sherecer”, “Sierra Magik”, “Bugatti Weiron”.

Regarding the leaving Anthurium is a sufficiently arrogant flower. In the lighting, he prefers the conditions of a half or scattered light, very badly tolerates drafts and stagnation of water, should be water only with warm water.

Besides, Regularly it needs spraying, as dust accumulates on its fleshy leaves. Also, the plant needs a transplant (1 time per year for young flowers). For active growth and flowering, anthurium requires fertile and loose soil, which should include sand, peat, leafy ground, coal, moss and cones.


This is one of the most popular indoor flowers, which in the people received a huge number of names – “Lady”, “Spark” and even Vanka Wet. The last name has appeared due to the drops of moisture, which are formed at the tips of Balzine’s leaves in conditions of high humidity.

Rod Balzine has more than 500 varieties. These are herbaceous annuals or perennial plants from the balsamine family. Balsamines are low-spirited plants (up to 20 cm in height) with fleshy leaves of green, reddish or bronze. Balsamine’s inflorescence, in addition to red, can be pinkish, white and orange with characteristic splashes or stripes. At home Balzamine’s bloom does not stop all year round, small flowers, but numerous, resemble roses and carnations. Among the varieties with red flowers you can allocate “Scarlett”, “Hocker”, “Waller”, “Niamesky”, “Novogyvinsky”, “terry”, “Tom Tamb”.

In the care of balsamines are undemanding. The plant can grow in any lighting conditions, except for a complete shadow. Relative to the temperature flower can calmly blossom both at +12 and at +26 degrees.

The only moment – The flower loves water very much, and therefore it is necessary to monitor the soil in the rolling circle of the flower has always been wet. Frequency Balzamin needs only during flowering. For this, any fertilizers for flowering plants with low nitrogen content will be. To the soil of balsamines there are no strict requirements, it only must be nutritious and loose.


Wallota – one of the most vivid representatives of the Amarillic family. A distinctive feature of this bulbous plant is considered long, reprehensive and narrow leaves that can change their color – reddish color in the base smoothly moves to rich-green tips.

Long valveties for flowering period can give up to 3-4 buds in the form of lily or bell, each of which can be in diameter up to 10 cm. Blaries of valve can take place twice a year, but usually lasts from August to September.

As for the care, then Vallot is difficult to call the demanding flower. Best of all it feels like balconies and balconies from the southern or east side of the apartment, but does not tolerate direct sunlight.

The optimal temperature for the cultivation of the flower is 22 degrees in the summer season, 16 – in winter. Watering Vallot is often not worth it, the flower does not tolerate the stagnation of moisture, watering completely ceases during rest.

Regarding feeding there are nuances – The organic should alternate with mineral fertilizers and to put into the soil to the flower no more than 1 time in 2 weeks During the actual growth period.


The genus of shrub plants from the Malvian family, the name in everyday life – “Chinese Rose”. Includes a huge amount of varieties, including several Dutch species, each of which is distinguished by red or pinkish.

Externally, hibiscus is represented in the form of a shrub, which in a natural environment can reach a height of 3 meters. A distinctive feature of a flower – a bulk krone, which consists of large dark green leaves (with white splashes) in the form of a trillery. Each of the leaves is attached to the stalk of the plant (covered with crust in adult flowers) with long stuffs. Hibiscus volumetries Volumetric, usually consist of 5 petals.

In the care of hibiscus relatively undemanding – all conditions of cultivation are standard for all indoor plants.

Hibiscus tolerant belongs to drafts, not particularly suffering from rare irrigation and is well referred to a half and scattered light. The only subtlety in the cultivation of the flower is an annual trimming that is necessary for the formation of crowns and new inflorescences. Fertilize Hibiscus It is necessary solely in the spring with the help of complex fertilizers with potassium and phosphorus, but without nitrogen. The soil for hibiscus should consist of peat, sand and ordinary meadow earth.


Hippeastrum – a long-term bulbous flower that can grow up to 0.7 m in height. He is a bright representative of the amarylline family and includes more than 90 varieties. In nature, hypadastrum can be found in the subtropical and tropical regions of America.

The plant is popularly as due to terry and bulk colors (each of which can grow up to 20 cm in diameter in favorable conditions), and long light green leaves with a characteristic glossy. Flaws of plants hollow, may include up to 7 buds. Indoor varieties are characterized by smaller flowers that may not smell at all. Bloom passes twice a year.

Hypadastrum – not particularly picky, it is well tolerate both straight sun rays and half.

In the summer months, it feels good at temperatures up to 25 degrees, in the winter period the temperature should not be more +13. Flower does not apply to the mooring of the soil.

Fertilizers (exclusively mineral) It is recommended to be submitted only during the period of active growth, in winter, feeding is prohibited. With the onset of colds, the flower swept, after which it should be placed in a darkened place with low humidity.


Pomegranate is rarely rarely grown at home, but it can be perfectly suitable for the role of a decorative plant. Under favorable conditions, cultivation and conscientious care will be delighted not only with abundant bloom, but also fruits.

Pomegranate rooms are dwarf hybrids (up to 1 meter in height), The most popular of which can be considered “Rubin”, Baby and Nana. Externally room pomegranate is a miniature village with a large number of thin twigs, each of which is covered with thin spikes. Low leaves, light green, with pointed tips. Terry and self-pollized pomegranate flowers have a unique form in the form of a lummy, there may be up to 20-30 pieces on the tree. The flowering period lasts more than 3 months and starts in April.


Pomegranate is difficult to call a non-additive plant. For example, an exceptionally wide pot and fertile clay land will be suitable for its cultivation. Besides, Rast the grenades need from the south side of the apartment, better on the loggia or balcony.

Young grenades (up to 5 years) every year transplanted into a new, more nutritious soil. Regarding feeding pomegranate very likes complex mineral fertilizers – options for indoor plants are suitable.

The feeder itself is usually carried out only during the period of active growth and flowering – 2 times a month. Watering a room grenade should be rare, but very abundant – it costs to water as soon as the soil in a grenade pot will dry up by 1.5-2 cm. Also, the grenade loves good lighting and calmly transfers summer heat up to 30 degrees.


Gusmania is one of the most non-additive, but very beautiful plants, which, thanks to its saturated leaves and reddish buds, can move with many garden crops.

Gusmania is an epiphet from the Bromelin family, in the natural environment grows on trees. Key features of the plant – a high socket formed by extended and elongated leaves, compactly collected at the base of the plant. In the center of the rosette there is a floweros in the form of an arrows – they have large parties, consist of a large number of small leaves with contrasting bracts on the top. Taking into account the height of the Gusmania color, can grow up to 0.8 m in height.

Care for this flower is quite simple. Prefers Husmaniy window sills on the south side of the house, but does not endure direct sunlight.

Optimal cultivation temperature – from +16 to +24 degrees. Watering the plant you often need to try to fall with water in the outlet of the leaves (with a staging unnecessary moisture you need to delete). Furinations in the ground to the guides are made every month in the period of active growth and flowering.


The graduation came to the territory of our country from the subtropics of America, there this flower can be found growing in the form of a small busta or liana.

The creation refers to the sidewall family, the flower race has more than 50 separate varieties, However, about 4 species are grown by flowers. The grades are excellent features red large flowers. Flower leaf plates light green, with characteristic glossy tide. On one plant may contain more than 10 flowers, each of which exudes a pleasant, but strong fragrance. The plant is characterized by rapid growth rates and blooms the following year after landing. Distinctive feature – a long period of flowering, which can last more than six months.

As for the care, then the betting is a rather capricious flower. It requires growing in conditions of consistently high humidity – this is ensured by the content of a flower in wide pallets with wet pebbles. Before the actual growth period, the charges fertilizes nitrogen fertilizers during flowering itself – minerals (phosphorus-potash). Fertilizers should be used exclusively in liquid form. The soil for this flower should consist of sand, peat and humus, for better looseness to it add perlite or clay.


This flower also came to Russia from America, but already from the tropics. Despite the relatively simple conditions of cultivation, in great demand among flowerflowers does not use.

Kolleria refers to many years of herbaceous shrubs or semi-departments from the Gesnery family.

External features: pubescent stems with semicircular leaves (which are also covered with vile), The color of the latter can vary from light green to olive shades. Color flowers possess the form of an asymmetric bell with a long wedense. One flowers of the rollerius can include up to 3 buds, each flower, taking into account the bunny, can reach the length of 6 cm. Popular varieties and types of riothers with red buds: Red Ryder, Bogotskaya, Majestic, Missel.

In the summer and spring period, the rod calmly transfers ordinary room conditions, but in the winter should be contained in the room with a temperature of at least +17 degrees without drafts. Kolleria prefers to grow in well-lit places, but does not tolerate straight sunlight. Loves moderate watering, but also negatively refers to the soil drying. For rare feeding (twice a month during the period of active growth), conventional fertilizers for flowering plants are selected. Predisposed to various types of rot.


Another epipheit, but already from Latin America, in vivo prefers to grow on trees. At home is grown as an ampel plant, as an arrest, starts to hang off tanks.

Columbus refers to flowering plants from the Gesnery family. This plant has more than 200 varieties around the world. Distinctive features are bright, but small flowers of an elongated shape, as well as thin shoots, in abundance covered with small sheet plates (sowed or glossy). Characterized by an atypical flowering period, which begins with the onset of winter. Views with purple and burgundy inflorescences: Raymond, Banks, Allen, Krakataau.

This is one of the most non-additive flowers in care, with the cultivation of columbus you need to prevent only two points: drafts and falling on the flower of sunlight.

During the growing season, there needs an increased amount of moisture, but in the summer season can withstand the heat up to 30 degrees. Also the flower must be cut every year immediately after flowering. The roots of the flower are weak, and therefore the substrate should consist of peat, sand, turf and charcoal.


This is not the most common flower, and you can meet it in the collections of only the most sophisticated flowerflowers.

Lei refers to shrub plants from the Vitaceae family and includes more than 80 varieties. Unlike other plants from our list, Leey is famous for not so many inflorescences as unusual decorative leaves, which, in addition to the large form, glossy and corrugated edges, can be painted in green, bronze, burgundy, purple and purple tones. At home to achieve blooming difficult. Inflorescences are dense umbrellas that may include both small flowers (pinkish, orange or burgundy color) and the fruits themselves in the form of small berries. Lei’s bush with proper care can grow to 1.1 meters in height.

Caring for this flower – the case is quite painstaking. In case of lighting, it all depends on the color of the leaves – than they are lighter, the more light they need. So that the plant is better branched, you need to regularly pinch the tips of shoots. For cultivation, only nutrient soil neutral or weakly acid type is suitable. Watering should be regular and abundant – it is not necessary to allow the complete drying of the soil in the flower barrel, also the flower plants advise regularly increase the humidity of the air near the plant using the sprayer.


Mokhokha – one of the most numerous births in the plant world. Modern scientists have not yet definitely determined the number of species of this plant, as it includes succulents, shrubs and even perennial herbs. At the moment, more than 2000 varieties of dairy.

A distinctive feature of all his species is the presence of the so-called Milky Juice (poisonous), which is contained in the shoots of the plant.

There are more than 20 varieties of dairy with red flowers, However, the most popular is the most beautiful or poinsettia. This is a low plant (up to 45 cm high) is distinguished by bright red and even purple leaves on the top of the plant with a golden middle.

Growing this variety of dairy is quite simple – The flower is patiently to high and low temperatures and can withstand up to +13 degrees even during flowering. Distinctive feature – mandatory availability of good lighting over the whole winter period. In addition, the view needs regular watering and spraying.

What to choose?

All Flowers described above are beautiful and exceptional, However, when choosing them, you need to consider several points.

  • Care. The most arring colors can be considered anthurium, grenades, lee and delegation, but the easiest cultivation is distinguished by Balzamin, Husmania, Mokholi and Columbus.
  • Safety. Among the flowers described above are plants that cannot be grown in apartments with children and pets. This is primarily a hollota (all parts of the plant of poisonous), a little (whose juice can cause burns of the mucous membranes of the eyes and nose), the guzzia (pollen is extremely strong allergen), as well as azalea (leaves with toxic glycoside, which causes strong poisoning).
  • If you prefer not only beautiful, but also unusual red flowers, then stop at the room grenade, which will give you delicious fruits, either on columbus and azaleas that will delight you with your blossom throughout the winter.

Beautiful examples

Below you can familiarize yourself with the examples of using some species of plants with red colors in the interior.

  • Pink and red azalea flowers – the perfect option for the living room. The plant looks fresh and can become a real composite room center in winter.

  • Non-addictive and elegant Balzamin will look great in the ensemble with other bright indoor plants.

  • Bright and lush rolling flowers – a symbol of passion and love. These flowers will easily become the most bright emphasis in the room and will attach enthusiastic views to themselves.

  • Room grenade – an option for ambitious flowerflowers who want to get an exotic and useful plant at the same time.

How to care for the anthurium, look next.

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