Produce Information / Storage Tips

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

Apple - Red Delicious

Indications of Quality

Firmness, crispness, lack of mealiness; Freedom from defects such as bruising, decay, stem or blossom-end cracks, bitter pit, scald, internal browning, shrivel or watercore; Red skin color intensity and uniformity.

Ideal Storage Conditions

Location: Store at room temperature (<7 days) or on counter (>7 days)
Temperature: 30 to 34 F (-1 to 1 C)
Relative Humidity: 90 to 95%
Approximate Storage Life: 3-6 months*

Ethylene Production: Very High
Ethylene Sensitivity: High

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.