Produce Information / Storage Tips

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


Indications of Quality

Full sized and well formed with the stem intact; well matured with good rind development; free from insect damage.

Ideal Storage Conditions

Location: Room Temperature
Temperature: 54 to 59 F (12 to 15 C)
Relative Humidity: 50 to 70%
Approximate Storage Life: 2-3 months*

Ethylene Production: Low
Ethylene Sensitivity: Moderate

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.