Produce Information / Storage Tips

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

Melon - Honeydew, Orange-flesh

Indications of Quality

Spherical and uniform in appearance; absence of scars or surface defects, no evidence of bruising; appears heavy for size; surface waxy and not fuzzy.

Ideal Storage Conditions

Temperature: 41 to 50 F (5 to 10 C)
Relative Humidity: 85 to 90%
Approximate Storage Life: 3-4 weeks*

Ethylene Production: Moderate
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.