Produce Information / Storage Tips

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

Citrus - Orange - CA; AZ; dry regions

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: 38 to 48 F (3 to 9 C)
Relative Humidity: 85 to 90%
Approximate Storage Life: 3-8 weeks*

Ethylene Production: Very Low
Ethylene Sensitivity: Moderate

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.