The Hluhluwe Queen Pineapple Marketing Association was established on
11 November 1988 to promote pineapples.
The Queen Pineapple is very popular, sweeter and more palatable to be eaten fresh. The Queen Pineapple has thorny leaves and is generally smaller in size than the cayenne. The Queen is grown primarily for the local and overseas fresh fruit markets.
The Cayenne pineapple is usually processed and used for juice
The Cayenne pineapple has smooth leaves and can reach up to 6kg.