This is one of the most special species of tobacco that we have in stock – Virginia DE.
It has originated from Germany where it was crossbred to create a Virginia tobacco that is more hardy to weather and produce higher yield.
It has particularly wide and dark leaves that are primarily used for cigarette blends.
The plant grows to a medium height, bushy and very wide. It produces beautiful wide and dark green leaves – besides this is a byproduct of Virginia Dark.
Use and Flavor:
Commonly used as cigarette tobacco.
Virginia DE has a strong flavor.
This tobacco grows to >4.00 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.
It produces white, bell-like flowers, with a pinkish/reddish hue at the petals.
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.