Chinese cabbage – (lat. Brassica rapa subsp. Pekinensis), this cabbage has many names – Beijing cabbage, Napa Cabbage, Peking Cabbage, Celery Cabbage, Chinese salad, lettuce or pe-tsai. Delicate crispy leaves form a loose head. The color of Chinese cabbage can vary from yellow to bright green. Chinese cabbage salad is much lighter than white cabbage.