Produce Information / Storage Tips

Use a Bluapple® to absorb ethylene gas to extend the life of produce.

Ginger

Indications of Quality

Plump tuber pieces; sheen on skin; absence of vegetative sprouts, blemishes, soil and insect injury. Young ginger is bright yellow to brown and has a high sheen with greenish-yellow vegetative buds, but no sprouts.

Ideal Storage Conditions

Location: Room Temperature
Temperature: 55 F (13 C)
Relative Humidity: 65%
Approximate Storage Life: 6 months*

Ethylene Production: Very Low
Ethylene Sensitivity: Low

Storage Tips

Do not wash before storing. Place in a VeggieZips produce bag with a dry HydroLiner to absorb moisture and maximize produce freshness. 

* Approximate storage life is an estimate of in-home storage length. Your results may vary significantly depending on how long produce is in transit or in stock at the market.