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Pineapple: Peak season is from March to July. is quite perishable. if storing at room temperature, use within 2days. You can extend the lifespan to 3-5 days by refrigerating the whole pineapple in a perforated plastic bag. Once trimmed and cut, place in an airtight container covered in its juices, refrigerate and use within 5-7 days. return to room temperature before eating to improve flavor.
The pineapple (Ananas comosus) is a tropical plant with edible multiple fruit consisting of coalesced berries, and the most economically significant plant in the Bromeliaceae family.Pineapples may be cultivated from a crown cutting of the fruit, possibly flowering in 20–24 months and fruiting in the following six months. Pineapple does not ripen significantly post-harvest. In the Philippines the pineapple's leaves are used to produce the textile fiber piña.