Produce Information / Storage Tips
Use a Bluapple® to absorb ethylene gas to extend the life of produce.
Lettuce - Romaine
Indications of Quality
Bright to dark green colored leaves (tinged with red in the red romaine cultivars); yellow or light green inner leaves; leaves should be crisp and free from insects, decay or mechanical damage.
Ideal Storage Conditions
Temperature: 32 F (0 C)
Relative Humidity: 98 to 100%
Approximate Storage Life: 2-3 weeks*
Ethylene Production: Very Low
Ethylene Sensitivity: High
Wash before storing. Gently wrap a damp HydroLiner™ around the produce. Place in a VeggieZips™ storage produce bag, and close. Re-dampen as 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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