Amazon Quiz: From which continent did this fruit originate?
Amazon Quiz (November 23, 2021): From which continent did this fruit originate?
Answer: South America
Pineapple is a tropical plant with an edible fruit in the Bromeliaceae family of monocot flowering plants of 75 genera and around 3590 known species native mainly to the tropical Americas. Pineapple was introduced to Europe in the 17th century. it is the third most important tropical fruit in world production. In the 20th century, Hawaii was a dominant producer of pineapples, especially for the US. However by 2016, Costa Rica, Brazil, and the Philippines accounted for nearly one-third of the world's production of pineapples.