Produce Information / Storage Tips
Use a Bluapple® to absorb ethylene gas to extend the life of produce.
Cactus pads or stems, Nopalitos
Indications of Quality
Fresh and turgid exterior; brilliant green coloring.
Ideal Storage Conditions
Temperature: 41 to 50 F (5 to 10 C)
Relative Humidity: 90 to 95%
Approximate Storage Life: 2-3 weeks*
Ethylene Production: Very Low
Ethylene Sensitivity: Moderate
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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