Produce Information / Storage Tips

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

Endive - Belgian Endive; Witloof Chicory

Indications of Quality

Chicons should be white with closed cream-yellow points; no torn leaves; good quality chicons do not have any traces of green but are white with cream-yellow leaf edges.

Ideal Storage Conditions

Location: Refrigerator
Temperature: 36 to 38 F (2 to 3 C)
Relative Humidity: 95 to 98%
Approximate Storage Life: 2-4 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.