Flue Cured Virginia Tobacco (Traditional)

Planting Mid-October to First Week of November
Marketing February to June
Physical Characteristics
a) Colour
b) Leaf size
c) Pore volume (MI/Gm)
d) Filling Value (CC/Gm)

Lemon to orange / brown
Medium to Large
0.13 to 0.15
2.6 to 2.8
Chemical Characteristics
a) Nicotine %
b) Reducing Sugars %
c) Chlorides %

1.5 to 3.0
5 to 21
0.5 to 1.5
  This tobacco is of neutral character and blends well with any tobacco.