Produce Information / Storage Tips
Use a Bluapple® to absorb ethylene gas to extend the life of produce.
Apple - Red Delicious
Indications of Quality
Firmness, crispness, lack of mealiness; freedom from defects such as bruising, decay, stem or blossom-end cracks, bitter pit, scald, internal browning, shrivel or watercore; red skin color intensity and uniformity.
Ideal Storage Conditions
Location: Store at room temperature (<7 days) or in refrigerator (>7 days)
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
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.
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