Produce Information / Storage Tips

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

Luffa; Chinese Okra

Indications of Quality

Green coloring; no blossom-end enlargement or stem-end shrinkage.

Ideal Storage Conditions

Temperature: 50 to 54 F (10 to 12 C)
Relative Humidity: 90 to 95%
Approximate Storage Life: 1-2 weeks*

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.