How do i plant a pineapple?

Answer Grasp the pineapple leaves by the base near the pineapple fruit. Give the pineapple top a bit of twist to the left or the right to loosen it up from the fruit. Do not cut the top from the plant bec... Read More »

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How do I grow a pineapple plant from the top of a pineapple?

At home, slice the crown (that's the leafy top part) off the fruit. Be sure to remove all the flesh. If you don't remove this material it may rot in the soil. Carefully slice small, horizontal sect... Read More »

How to Cut & Plant the Top of a Pineapple?

The pineapple fruit may taste delicious, but it can also be a source to help you grow one of your own. The top of a pineapple can form roots once planted in moist soil and begin flowering a pineapp... Read More »

How do I grow a pineapple plant from the top?

RootingSlice the top of a pineapple off, leaving a half inch of fruit. Cut off the leaves closest to to where the brown part of the pineapple and the leaves join together (the crown). Leave approxi... Read More »

How big does the pineapple plant grow?

The pineapple plant, on average, grows to between 2 1/2 feet to 5 feet in height, having a spread (or diameter) of roughly 3 to 4 feet. The leaves on a pineapple plant range anywhere from 20-inches... Read More »