pineapple plant


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Noun1.pineapple plant - a tropical American plant bearing a large fleshy edible fruit with a terminal tuft of stiff leavespineapple plant - a tropical American plant bearing a large fleshy edible fruit with a terminal tuft of stiff leaves; widely cultivated in the tropics
ananas, pineapple - large sweet fleshy tropical fruit with a terminal tuft of stiff leaves; widely cultivated
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
Ananas, genus Ananas - a genus of tropical American plants have sword-shaped leaves and a fleshy compound fruits composed of the fruits of several flowers (such as pineapples)
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Another favourite is Argyrocytisus battandieri Yellow Tail - its incredible scent has earned it the name pineapple plant.
Each pineapple plant produces three pineapples, two good and a bad, farmers simply joke that they send the bad and keep the good, of course it is merely an insider's joke.
3 IT can take up to two years for a pineapple plant to produce its first fruit.
I think my Pink Pineapple Plant image captures the essence of Coral Gables," says Brooks.
The pineapple plant, eucomis bicolor, with striking tufts of colour, sitting above a rosette of wide, fleshy leaves, blooms in July and August.
The pineapple plant, Eucomis bicolor, was this year's summer bulb of the year in a Netherlands Flower Bulb Information Centre event.
Derived from the pineapple plant, the protein-digesting enzyme bromelain demonstrates powerful effects in alleviating pain, swelling, and inflammation.
Bromelain is a proteolytic enzyme present in the stem and fruit of the pineapple plant (Ananas comosus), which was encountered by Christopher Columbus in Guadaloupe during his second voyage to the Caribbean in 1493.
The pineapple plant can be propagated from slips, suckers, crowns or stems.
The pineapple plant, Eucomis bicolor, was judged this year's summer bulb of the year by a panel of journalists and horticultural experts in an event organised by the Netherlands Flower Bulb Information Centre.
The pineapple plant, Eucomis bicolor, - below - was judged this year's summer bulb of the year by a panel of journalists and horticultural experts in an event organised by the Netherlands Flower Bulb Information Centre.
Did you know, it's possible to grow a pineapple plant from the top of the fruit?