Since I live in the former ‘Pineapple Capital of the World’ I feel compelled to eat a lot of the fruit; and then attempt to grow more. The dirty secret? I cut the tops off and throw them into the front foundation planting in my garden. If they take root, yay! Then they get moved to the pineapple patch in my pollinator garden.
These two are coming along nicely and will join their friends in the backyard. Eventually, I will have homegrown pineapple.
Here is their destination:
Here is a link to more information about pineapples.
Happy New Year, I think I need some pineapple in a festive cocktail later….