Petite Havana ,
Petite Havana (SR1 scientific name) is an ultra rare, lab grown tobacco with a slender architecture.
Dont be fooled by the name – this plant is not a short plant. In fact this plant grows in excess of 9ft, it produces a great amount of leafs and its a beautiful slender columnar plant.
Petite Havana is predominantly used for cigar tobacco.
Use and Flavor:
Petite Havana is a cigar tobacco used for filler and binder. Additionally this species can be used for cigar wrappers if grown in the shade (not to be confused with Connecticut tobacco).
It produces a medium/full body tobacco – rich spicy and earthy. This tobacco ferments to produce a very complex taste profile.
This tobacco grows to approximately 9 ft tall in high quality soils, the leaves it produces are heavy and cure to a light color.
It is a medium yield plant and it grows quickly in most soil and climatic conditions.
It produces intense pink flowers.
Plant matures and tobacco is ready to harvest in 65-75 days post transplant.
The seeds listed herein are from our own private plantation. The photos include photos of our own plants as well as plants sent to us by our clients/friends from the seeds that we have provided.