Growing: A pineapple tree

Thought this was brilliant!


A few weeks ago my market started having these gorgeous organic pineapples for a ridiculously awesome price. I bought one, cut it up and reluctantly through away the top. It was so gorgeous and full of life…

Another week or two later I bought another one, cut it up, and just didn’t want to throw away the top. “I wonder if you can sprout this?”, I thought to myself. I thought of the avocado pits I sprout just like my grandmother taught me. I inspected the base of the pineapple top and envisioned placing it in water to root. I somehow just felt certain this was possible. You might say this piña was speaking to me! 😉 A quick google confirmed this was totally doable.

This is absurdly easy. Some stuff I read talked about coring out the top carefully but I had already sliced the top off flat. I…

View original post 67 more words


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s