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
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
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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