Plant ID forum: Anyone know what plant this is?

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Brooklyn, NY
May 7, 2017 8:42 PM CST
This pink and green striped leafy looking succulent (?) is growing taller and erected this funny little sprout! Any idea what it's called?
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Name: Daisy I
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May 7, 2017 8:45 PM CST

The plant looks like a Bromeliad called Earth Star. The little sprout is not part of the Earth Star - it is an uninvited guest.
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May 7, 2017 9:59 PM CST
Agreed, what you have is a Cryptanthus commonly called an Earth Star and a hitchhiker of some sort. I would personally uproot the volunteer Green Grin! .
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May 7, 2017 11:45 PM CST


Moved to Plant ID forum so it can be marked as solved.
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