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Botanical Name: Eucomis autumnalis
Common Name(s): Pineapple lily
A deciduous plant whose flowers resemble a pineapple. Spikes of greenish, white or yellow flowers are borne in summer, and it is dormant in winter. The larger E. comosa bears purple-pink flowers and has a pinkish cast to the foliage.
Synonym: Eucomis undulata
Botanical Pronunciation: YOU-kum-iss aw-tum-NAY-liss
Semi Frost Hardy
The Eucomis autumnalis has flowers which resemble a pineapple.
Spikes of greenish, white or yellow flowers are borne in summer.