Celery Cabbage (Chinese Cabbage)
Storage and Handling Tips:
Temperature/humidity recommendation for short-term storage of 3-6
months or less:
32 degrees F/0 degrees C (without freezing)
98-100% relative humidity
Retail display tips:
Water sprinkle: Ok
Top Ice: No
Produces ethylene: No
Sensitive to ethylene exposure: Yes
Storage-life can be extended by placing the cabbage heads upside down during storage.
Chinese cabbage is displayed as individual heads with the outer leaves removed, frequently with a band around the equator to maintain a compressed head shape. Heads should be kept as cool as possible and sprinkled with water to minimize moisture loss.