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- 100 'Connecticut Broadleaf' Smoking Tobacco seeds, N. tabacum
100 'Connecticut Broadleaf' Smoking Tobacco seeds, N. tabacum
Connecticut Broadleaf is a fast maturing cigar wrapper tobacco with a fine texture and long leaf. Mentioned in seed catalogs as early as 1884.
It grows to 4 feet in height with dark green leaves to 30" long and 16" wide.
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. See my tobacco page under Plant Lore.