Pineapple

Scientific Name: 
Ananas comosus
Family Name: 
Bromeliaceae
Place of Origin: 
South America
Plant Description: 
Ornamental, strappy and solid with beautiful flowers that join together to form the fruit. Good in large pots in sheltered, warm position or in the ground in the tropics.
Plant Height: 
1m
Plant Width: 
0.4
Plant Use: 
Edible
Beverage
Medicinal
Of Interest: 
Pineapple is delicious eaten fresh or juiced, and can be applied topically or eaten as an anti-inflammatory.
Annual, Biannual or Perennial: 
Perennial
Plant Type: 
Herb
Compact
Climate: 
Warm Temperate
Sub-Tropical
Tropical
Deciduous or Evergreen: 
Evergreen

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