Where do pineapples usually grow?

Where do pineapples usually grow?

The majority of fresh pineapples sold on the world market are produced in Latin America, with 84% grown in Costa Rica. The majority of production is on large-scale, monoculture plantations owned by a small number of national and multinational fruit companies.

What plant does a pineapple grow on?

The Pineapple plant is part of the Bromeliad family, which mainly thrive in the tropical Americas. This herbaceous perennial has long sword-like leaves growing in a spiral around a central stem. Each pineapple plant will produce one flower stalk and, consequently, one pineapple fruit.

Do pineapples grow above ground or underground?

Contrary to common belief, pineapples do not grow on a tree or underground. The pineapple fruit actually grows above ground on top of a bush of spiky leaves.

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