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- 100 'Pennsylvania Red' Smoking Tobacco seeds, N. tabacum
100 'Pennsylvania Red' Smoking Tobacco seeds, N. tabacum
Traditional Penn. USA tobacco used for smoking. This strain is mentioned in seed catalogs as early as 1884.
Pennsylvania Red is a rich full flavored tobacco and a long time favorite of cigar makers as a filler or binder.
It grows to five feet in height and has very large long deep colored leaves reaching 3' in length.
A very good producer that matures in 65-70 days.
The leaves cure to a deep reddish brown
Full sun, moderate water.
Cure leaves in shade for several weeks. See the tobacco page under Plant Lore.