Produce Information / Storage Tips
Use a Bluapple® to absorb ethylene gas to extend the life of produce.
Squash - Winter (hard rind); Calabash
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
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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