Can someone ID this plant?

cryptoJuly 14, 2010

Hi guys, I bought this plant along with the tillandsia and the moss in this small ceramic bowl. The problem is that I don't know the what kind of plant the pink one is. I'm not even sure if it's a tillandsia, nor am I sure if this post is for this subforum (I know very little about terrestrial plants).

I've searched on google images to find out what type of plant this is, so that I can properly take care of it. If anyone can identify the pink plant, I would really appreciate it. Thanks.

http://i113.photobucket.com/albums/n232/kingcowboy2/100_1505.jpg

http://i113.photobucket.com/albums/n232/kingcowboy2/100_1503.jpg

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penfold2(4b, MN)

Looks like Cryptanthus to me. They are a genus of bromeliads commonly called Earth Stars. I've never grown them, so I can't tell you anything else.

    Bookmark   July 15, 2010 at 10:10AM
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crypto

It definitely does look like it belongs to that genus. Thanks for your help :)

    Bookmark   July 17, 2010 at 2:15AM
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