flower name

Asked June 12, 2015, 10:12 AM EDT

Can you please give me the name of this flower

Outside United States

2 Responses

This is a gloxinia, a larger relative of African violets. It is often sold as a gift plant and usually discarded after it is done blooming but it can be maintained as a houseplant and can re-bloom off and on in the home in a semi-sunny window.

Thank you