How long can I keep fresh peaches?

Gardens & Landscapes September 14, 2008 Print Friendly and PDF
Fresh, ripe peaches will keep for three to five days uncovered in the refrigerator. If the peaches are not fully ripened, they can be placed in a brown paper bag at room temperature and the trapped ethylene gas given off by the fruit will hasten ripening.

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This work is supported by the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture, New Technologies for Ag Extension project.