Pineapples of LOST GARDENS OF HELIGAN are uncommon, unusual, and tough to develop. Pineapples had been a symbol of tremendous reputation and wealth in Victorian instances. A pineapple in your dining table meant you had been a person of discernment, style, and affluence. Pineapples are a very labor-intensive fruit to grow. The contemporary variegated variety that is now prepared to reap took five years before then it even started to fruit, then some other two to develop the fruit. With man-hours to it has taken to look after the pineapple, transport expenses of manure, maintenance of the pineapple pits and different little bits and pieces, every pineapple could possibly value in excess of £1000.