The plants can take a long time to flower and set fruit, and they are only capable of producing a few edible fruits before the vigor of the plant begins to decline. The tropical tree has many uses and benefits, both in the garden and in the home. Very disappointed but am trying another one. What is this and what control is needed? On Sept 26 I put the pineapple crown in a container of water, and 3 weeks later I had roots. Plant the pineapple crown about an inch deep, gently firming the soil around it.
A pineapple plant flowers only onceand produces one pineapple.
How Many Times Does a Pineapple Plant Fruit?
The colour of the leaves of your pineapple plant will tell you how well you are doing. Should I trim the leaves or leave them alone? Hi, Eilish, Poor Percy! I live in southern Oregon. I see babies attached plus it is producing the first pineapplethis year several small ones next to it.