Produce Information / Storage Tips
Use a Bluapple® to absorb ethylene gas to extend the life of produce.
Plums and Prunes
Indications of Quality
Firm flesh; freedom from bruising.
Ideal Storage Conditions
Location: Ripen on the counter first, then store in the refrigerator.
Temperature: 31 to 32 F (-0.5 to 0 C)
Relative Humidity: 90 to 95%
Approximate Storage Life: 2-5 weeks*
Ethylene Production: Moderate
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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