Produce Information / Storage Tips

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

Jicama, Yambean

Indications of Quality

Smooth and firm exterior; uniform shape and size; free from mechanical damage to the skin; crisp, succulent, white sweet-starchy flesh.

Ideal Storage Conditions

Location: Room Temperature
Temperature: 55 to 65 F (13 to 18 C)
Relative Humidity: 85 to 90%
Approximate Storage Life: 1-2 months*

Ethylene Production: Very Low
Ethylene Sensitivity: Low

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.