1. Pineapples ripen faster upside down!
  2. Hawaii produces about 1/3 of all the pineapples in the world!
  3. What cities nickname is The Big Pineapple?
  4. Pineapples take 18-24 months to grow.
  5. One pineapple plant produces one pineapple.
  6. You can grow a pineapple from pineapple leaves.
  7. There are kitchen tools that skin and core a pineapple in one action.
  8. Pineapples are eaten, juiced, used in cocktails and also used to make wine.
  9. Pineapple juice can be used to marinate meat.
  10. The bromelain in pineapples is said to contain anti-inflammatory properties.
  11. It is thought pineapples originally came from South America