Pineapple Lily - Garden Photo of the Day
|Pineapple lily (Eucomis comosa) - photo by Jan Johnsen|
The pineapple lily grabs the eye with its wide, long leathery leaves and profusion of detailed, waxy flowers on a upright 12" spikes that, together, resemble a pineapple.
This exotic plant, grown from a bulb, adds a tropical flair to a garden. It is native to southern Africa, USDA Zone 7 - 10. It tolerates sun to some shade.