Produce Information / Storage Tips

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

Citrus - Orange - Blood Orange

Indications of Quality

Intense and uniform color; firm, smooth skin; freedom from decay; freedom from defects including physical damage (abrasions and bruising), skin blemishes and discoloration, freezing damage, chilling injury, and insect damage.

Ideal Storage Conditions

Location: Room Temperature
Temperature: 40 to 44 F (4 to 7 C)
Relative Humidity: 90 to 95%
Approximate Storage Life: 3-8 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.