Genus of evergreen, perennial herbs, native to the tropical areas of South America.
Latin name: Ananas comosus "Variegatus"
They feature leathery, elongated and slender leaves that grow in rosettes.
They require fertile soils and full sun.
Plant in containers.
Propagated by new vegetative growth (slips, suckers, crowns and ratoons).
Herbaceous perennial with green leaves, edged with a broad, white margin. Red flowers in summer.