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Ananas comosus ‘Variegatus’

Ornamental pineapple

KingdomPlantaePlants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae
SubkingdomTracheobiontaVascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients
DivisionMagnoliophytaFlowering plants, also known as angiosperms
ClassLiliopsidaMonocots (plants with a single seed leaf); includes the lily family
SubclassZingiberidaeGingers and related plants
OrderBromelialesBromeliads: tropical plants adapted to limited water, often epiphytes
FamilyBromeliaceaeBromelias: tropical and subtropical plants, the best known being pineapple
GenusAnanasEither directly from Old Tupi nanas (“excellent fruit”), or the name for pineapples
SpeciescomosusFrom Latin coma, “hair,” and -osus: hairy or leafy

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Ananas comosus ‘Variegatus’ description by Thomas H. Kent, last updated 25 May 2020.

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Ananas comosus (ornamental pineapple)

4/10/2015 · Naples Botanical Garden, Naples, Florida
≈ 31 × 35" (79 × 88 cm) ID is uncertain