Produce Information / Storage Tips

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

Squash - Winter (hard rind); Calabash

Indications of Quality

Full sized and well formed with the stem intact; well matured with good rind development; free from insect damage.

Ideal Storage Conditions

Location: Room Temperature
Temperature: 54 to 59 F (12 to 15 C)
Relative Humidity: 50 to 70%
Approximate Storage Life: 2-3 months*

Ethylene Production: Low
Ethylene Sensitivity: Moderate

* 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.