Virginia Darkone of the most common species of tobacco in the world. This originates from Virginia, United States.
This species is a hardy tobacco that is resistant to most climates and grows well in strong sun and high heat conditions.
Virginia Dark is a high yield tobacco.
This tobacco offers a beautiful tall columnar plant that rises to 7-8ft and produces over 20 usable high quality leafs.
It grows easy with low maintenance and it can adapt to almost all climatic conditions.
Virginia Dark is one of the easiest plants to grow.
If you are a first time grower – this is the best place to start.
Use and Flavor:
Traditionally used as a pipe and cigarette tobacco.
Virginian tobaccos in general are the best choice for cavendish tobacco due to their high amount of sugars. This makes the tobacco naturally sweet and earthy.
Virginias are also used as chew tobacco where they are infused with syrups and sugars.
Virginia Dark cures to a darker brown/yellow color than Virginia and Virginia Gold tobaccos.
This tobacco grows to 7-8 ft in high quality soils, the leaves it produces are >25″ and >15″ wide, and cure to a light brown color.
It is a high yield plant and it grows quickly in good soil and climatic conditions.
Ir produces bell like flowers with a white/pink tint at the pedal.
Fast maturing plant – 40-60 days (flowering to harvest).
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.