Produce Information / Storage Tips

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

Avocado - Fuchs, Pollock

Indications of Quality

Skin color; Freedom from defects such as misshapen, sunburn, wounds and skin blemishes (rubs, insect damage, hail, and wind scars), rancidity and flesh browning

Ideal Storage Conditions

Location: Ripen on the counter first, then store in the refrigerator
Temperature: 55 F (13 C)
Relative Humidity: 85 to 90%
Approximate Storage Life: 2 weeks*

Ethylene Production: 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.