- Tobacco Seeds
- 100 Mopan Mayan Tobacco seeds, N. rustica
100 Mopan Mayan Tobacco seeds, N. rustica
Mopan Mayan is an heirloom tobacco grown in Guatemala by the Mopan natives, who are direct descendants of the ancient Mayas. It is likely the true genetic strain grown by their ancestors.
It grows to 5' in height and reaches maturity in 50-55 days. The leaves average 12" wide by 16" long, cure to a light brown, and have a nicotine content of 2.8%.
Full sun, moderate water. start indoors. Do not bury seeds. Mist with water often.
Cure leaves in shade for several weeks, then cut and store. If growing for seed, let it go; if growing for leaves, cut the seed stalks off the plant.