This variety of pineapple is recognized internationally for its great aroma and
exquisite flavor, contains twice as much vitamin C than other species of pineapple,
contains B vitamins, is rich in sugars and fiber, 100 grams of pineapple provides 50
The water content is high. One of its main features are the golden color of
its outer crust, tropical and exotic flavor and its low acidity, also its external form is more symmetrical and uniform.
The extra sweet variety (MD2) is the main line, but also available
in small quantities are smooth cayenne. Supply of pineapple is all year round. Production site is
located at the joint borders of the Greater Accra, Eastern and Central Regions of Ghana near a town
SMOOTH CAYENNE has cylindrical shape, high fruit productivity, fruit is large and yellow, fresh colour,
few slips, very good canning, leaves are spineless and have high fruit quality.
Varieties in production are Keith, Kent and Palmer. Supply is
from May to July. It is possible to have production in April in the Northern region of Ghana and
December to February of the following year in the Southern part of Ghana and Bomarts has plans to
prolong its supply by taking advantage of this natural potential. Production site is located in the
middle of the Volta Region of Ghana, at a village called Tafi Abuipe near Kpando.