Will Pinaples ripen off the plant - Knowledgebase Question

Marco Island, Fl
Question by trryan
July 1, 2010
I have a bunch of Pinapples that are full grown and just starting to turn yellow, but mostly green. If I pick them will the ripen?


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Answer from NGA
July 1, 2010

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Pineapples will ripen after picking somewhat, but sometimes they don't ripen, then overripen quickly. Definately don't store them in the fridge. It's best to let them remain on the plant until needed, if possible. They change from green to a golden yellow color when ripe. Enjoy!

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