❚ Almost every part of a pineapple can be used for alcohol and vinegar production.
❚ The fruit is indigenous to South America, originating in a place between today’s Paraguay and Brazil.
❚ Pineapple is a natural anti-inflammatory.
❚ Pineapple has more vitamin C than oranges.
❚ Growing a pineapple is really easy. All you have to do is cut off the top of the pineapple and put it back in soil. But before that, the crown has to be dried partially. Simply plant the top of the fruit and it will grow.
❚ More than 200 flowers are produced by a single pineapple plant. These flowers have their individual fruit, which look like scales. These individual fruits join together to form a single pineapple.
❚ Once harvested, pineapples don’t continue to ripen.