Produce Information / Storage Tips

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

Citrus - Lime (Mexican, Tahiti, or Persian)

Indications of Quality

Bright green color; smooth, firm skin; freedom from decay; freedom from defects including bruises, oil spotting, and dryness.

Ideal Storage Conditions

Location: Room Temperature
Temperature: 48 to 50 F (9 to 10 C)
Relative Humidity: 85 to 90%
Approximate Storage Life: 6-8 weeks*

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.