Pineapple – Ananas Comosus

-        Agro-climatic zones / Districts

-        Low-country wet and Intermediate zones

-        Kurunegala, Gampaha, Puttlam, Baddulla, Monaragala

-        Plantations – Medium and large scale orchards.

-        Confined to Tropical and Sub- tropical countries

-        Crop availability

  • May – June (Major Season)
  • December – January (Minor Season)

-        Medicinal Values

  • Ripe fruit possesses laxative, germicidal and energizing properties containing digestive enzymes that increases appetite.