Produce Information / Storage Tips
Use a Bluapple® to absorb ethylene gas to extend the life of produce.
Indications of Quality
Plump tuber pieces; sheen on skin; absence of vegetative sprouts, blemishes, soil and insect injury. Young ginger is bright yellow to brown and has a high sheen with greenish-yellow vegetative buds, but no sprouts.
Ideal Storage Conditions
Location: Room Temperature
Temperature: 55 F (13 C)
Relative Humidity: 65%
Approximate Storage Life: 6 months*
Ethylene Production: Very Low
Ethylene Sensitivity: Low
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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