Indian Burley Tobacco Tarditional

Planting October to 1st week to November 1st week
Marketing April-June
Physical Characteristics
a) Colour
b) Leaf size
c) Pore volume (MI/Gm)
d) Filling Value (CC/Gm)

Rich tan to Brown
Large to Very Large
0.12 to 0.18
3.5 to 5.0
Chemical Characteristics
a) Nicotine %
b) Reducing Sugars %
c) Chlorides %

2.0 to 4.5
1 to 2
0.5 to 0.20
Economical Use Apart from Blending in cigarettes it is also used for pipe mixtures,
chewing plugs and hookah tobacco paste.