Produce Information / Storage Tips

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

Apple - Gala

Indications of Quality

Firmness, crispness, lack of mealiness; freedom from defects such as bruising, decay, stem or blossom-end cracks, bitter pit, insect injury, etc.

Ideal Storage Conditions

Location: Refrigerator. Cool rapidly; this apple softens quickly.
Temperature: 30 to 34 F (-1 to 1 C)
Relative Humidity: 90 to 95%
Approximate Storage Life: 3-6 months*

Ethylene Production: Very High
Ethylene Sensitivity: High

Storage Tips

Do not wash before storing. Place in a VeggieZips™ produce bag if desired. A HydroLiner™ is not necessary.

* 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.