Tobacco Seeds

Over 158 varieties of tobacco seed starting at $1.99 

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Virginia 116 Tobacco

Virginia 116 Tobacco   Virginia 116 is a bright leaf Virginia Gold variety which grows to 4 1/2 f...

Virginia 116 Tobacco   Virginia 116 is a bright leaf Virginia Gold variety which grows to 4 1/2 feet in height. Good disease resistance. It produces an average of 19 leaves when topped, excluding bed leaves. Leaves are up to 24" long and 12" wide. It gives good yields, and turns light yellow as it ripens in around 65 days. Easy to air cure and dries a bright golden yellow. It is mild to smoke and is an excellent choice for a cigarette tobacco or in a pipe.

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Havana 608 Tobacco

Havana 608 is a cigar filler or binder tobacco. It grows to 6' closely spaced leaves and m...

Havana 608 is a cigar filler or binder tobacco. It grows to 6' closely spaced leaves and matures in about 65 days. The leaves are a very bright green and upturned with slightly down turned tips. It holds up well during inclement weather and the pyramidal shape gives it good wind resistance. The leaves turn a light yellow green with yellowing at the edges when ripe. Plants average 20 harvestable leaves per plant, and are 14"-16" in width and 20" long. Air cures to a ...

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Connecticut Broadleaf Tobacco Seeds

Connecticut Broadleaf Tobacco Seeds   Mentioned in seed catalogs as early as 1884. Fine texture a...

Connecticut Broadleaf Tobacco Seeds   Mentioned in seed catalogs as early as 1884. Fine texture and long leaf. Connecticut Broadleaf is a fast maturing cigar wrapper tobacco. It grows to 4 feet in height with dark green leaves to 30" long and 16" wide. It matures in only 45-50 days.

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Burley 64 Tobacco

Burley 64 is a columnar formed plant growing to 6' in height, and reaches maturity in about 6...

Burley 64 is a columnar formed plant growing to 6' in height, and reaches maturity in about 65 days. It is a white stemmed burley with large light green leaves that turn bright yellow as they ripen. It gives good yields with very little suckering, and cures easily, either stalk hung or primed. Burley 64 is resistant to black root rot, tobacco mosaic virus, fusarium wilt, and black shank. Pedigree (62-231-25H/62-486-25H) PI 551251

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Cuban Criollo 98 Tobacco

Cuban Criollo 98 Tobacco Cuban Criollo 98 is one of the most valued strains for Cuban cigars. It ...

Cuban Criollo 98 Tobacco Cuban Criollo 98 is one of the most valued strains for Cuban cigars. It originated from a crossing between the varieties ' Havana 92' and `Habana P.R'. Cultivated in the sun it produces from 14 to 16 useful leaves per plant and makes an excellent binder. It reaches an average height of 6 feet. Leaves average 24 inches in length and 12 inches wide. It is resistant to the Blue Mold, the Blackish Paw and the Tobacco Mosaic Virus and moderately resistant to the Environmen...

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Ancient Tobacco Seeds

Nicotiana rustica Ancient Tobacco Seed 100 tobacco seeds in a package. This is only the 3rd ti...

Nicotiana rustica Ancient Tobacco Seed 100 tobacco seeds in a package. This is only the 3rd time this tobacco seed has been grown since it was unearthed in a 1,000 year old archeological site on Vancouver Island. Talk about an heirloom tobacco! "Ancient" tobacco grows about 4' tall with GIANT, round leaves. Beyond this we don't know much about it. We will start to trial it as an insecticide after harvest this year.

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Small Stalk Black Mammoth Tobacco

Small Stalk Black Mammoth 100 seeds per package Small Stalk Black Mammoth is a deep...

Small Stalk Black Mammoth 100 seeds per package Small Stalk Black Mammoth is a deep dark heirloom tobacco that gives good weight. This is a tobacco prized by growers because it provides a great wrapper tobacco, a rich flavored pipe tobacco, or a premium snuff tobacco when ripe. It grows to 4-41/2 feet in height. The leaves grow up to 30 inches in length and 16 inches in width and are often fire cured. Matures in 55-60 days.

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Burley 21 Tobacco Seeds

Burley 21 Tobacco Seeds 100 seeds in a package Burley 21 is heirloom Burley vari...

Burley 21 Tobacco Seeds 100 seeds in a package Burley 21 is heirloom Burley variety that is a long time favorite of growers. It grows to 6-7 feet and is a reliable producer of large heavy leaf. It does well in a wide range of climates and matures in 65-70 days. The leaves make a strong full flavored smoke that is commonly used as a blend in cigarettes, cigars and pipe tobaccos. ars-grin.gov PI 511342

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Black Sea Samsun Tobacco Seeds

Black Sea Samsun Tobacco Seeds   Black Sea Samsun originated in the Samsun region of Turkey near ...

Black Sea Samsun Tobacco Seeds   Black Sea Samsun originated in the Samsun region of Turkey near the Black Sea. Prized for rich flavor and aroma, but yet mild to smoke. It matures in 65-70 days and is often sun cured. An excellent blend for cigarettes or pipes, or on its own.

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Pennsylvania Red Tobacco Seeds

Pennsylvania Red Tobacco Seeds Pennsylvania itself is mentioned in seed catalogs as ...

Pennsylvania Red Tobacco Seeds Pennsylvania itself 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 5 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. ars-grin.gov PI 552741

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Indian Black Tobacco

Indian Black is a very dark cigar and pipe tobacco. The plant has the look of a virginian ...

Indian Black is a very dark cigar and pipe tobacco. The plant has the look of a virginian type tobacco and grows to 5 1/2' with good uniformity. Maturity is in 60-65 days. The large leaves are a very dark green color, lightening and bending down as they ripen. Air cures to a dark brown.

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Havana 142 Tobacco

Havana 142 Tobacco Havana 142 is classified as a cigar binder but is often used in m...

Havana 142 Tobacco Havana 142 is classified as a cigar binder but is often used in making chew. Many growers find it makes an excellent cigarette tobacco as well. A columnar plant which grows to a height of 4 feet, it matures in only 55 days. A good choice for areas with short growing seasons. Air cures to a light brown.

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Kessu Tobacco Seeds

Nicotina Rustica Kessu Tobacco Seeds 100 Tobacco Seeds in a Package Kessu is a sma...

Nicotina Rustica Kessu Tobacco Seeds 100 Tobacco Seeds in a Package Kessu is a smaller tobacco great for backyard growers because it only gets about 3' tall. Quick growth cycle. Ripens quickly. This heirloom tobacco has large, round-oblong, green leaves and yellow flowers. A very potent shamanic tobacco. Upper leaves are said to be more potent containing psychoactive alkaloids and should be approached with extreme caution. A Finland strain that came from only...

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Golden Burley Tobacco Seeds

Golden Burley Tobacco Seeds Golden Burley is a medium flavored Burley with excellent...

Golden Burley Tobacco Seeds Golden Burley is a medium flavored Burley with excellent curability. The leaves grow to over 30" long by 12" wide, and turn a bright lemon yellow when ripe. Plants grow to 4 1/2 feet in height with little to no suckering. Matures in 60-65 days after transplant. Air cures to a light buck skin brown color. Requires less aging time than most Burleys. ars-grin.gov PI 552644

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Little Dutch Tobacco Seeds

Little Dutch Tobacco Seeds Little Dutch is an heirloom variety dating back to the 1...

Little Dutch Tobacco Seeds Little Dutch is an heirloom variety dating back to the 1880's. It is sweet aromatic tobacco used in pipe blends and as a cigar filler. It grows to around 3' in height and has narrow leaves growing up to 30" long. The long narrow leaves also make an excellent cigar wrapper. It matures in only 45 days and is a good choice for container growing. ars-grin.gov PI 551282

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Gold Dollar Tobacco Seed

Gold Dollar Tobacco Seeds Approximately 100 Tobacco Seeds per Packet Gold Dolla...

Gold Dollar Tobacco Seeds Approximately 100 Tobacco Seeds per Packet Gold Dollar is an heirloom tobacco bright leaf that grow to 4 1/2 feet in height with tobacco leaves over 2 feet long. An early maturing tobacco variety that ripens in 50-55 days. A flue cured type that makes excellent pipe or cigarette blending. Gold Dollar tobacco air cures to a light brown. Excellent for those with a short tobacco growing season.

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Dominican Republic Tobacco

"The Dominican Republic is the leading country worldwide when it comes to tobacco cultivation. It...

"The Dominican Republic is the leading country worldwide when it comes to tobacco cultivation. Its cigars are the most popular in the United States, one of the most tobacco-loving countries in the world. They have recently been able to overtake their direct rival, the Havana cigar, as the world’s most popular tobacco According to the International Tobacco Growers’ Association, they have already conquered 60% of the North American tobacco market. At the same time, the whole of Europe as well a...

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Indian Tobacco Seeds

Nicotina rustica Indian Tobacco Seeds Indian tobacco grows to about 3 ft. high and is ...

Nicotina rustica Indian Tobacco Seeds Indian tobacco grows to about 3 ft. high and is cultivated worldwide for smoking and nicotine production. This tobacco has many green to yellow flowers that remain open during the day attracting hummingbirds. Legend has it that this tobacco is so potent that it has been used as an arrow poison in Mexico. Tolerant of cool weather and can be raised as far north as Maine.

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Prilep Tobacco

Prilep P66-9/7 This oriental tobacco was developed in Macedonia during the 1990's at the Departme...

Prilep P66-9/7 This oriental tobacco was developed in Macedonia during the 1990's at the Department of Genetics and Breeding in the Tobacco Institute-Prilep, with the goal of creating and producing a more productive oriental variety with optimum yields and improved quality. Several varieties of Prilep tobaccos were crossed and bred from 1992 - 2002, with Prilep P66-9/7 emerging as the most promising. In 2004 it was officially recognized as a new variety and by 2010 accounted for 70-80% of Mac...

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Mohawk Tobacco Seeds

Mohawk Tobacco Seeds Mohawk Rustica is native to Central America as was widely culti...

Mohawk Tobacco Seeds Mohawk Rustica is native to Central America as was widely cultivated by Native Americans and grown throughout the southern US. It grows to 3' in height and is similar to Aztec, but with less branching. The leaves are thick, dark green in color and are among the largest of any Rustica variety. The flowers are a bright yellow and are densely packed. Mohawk is very high in nicotine content.

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MD 609 Tobacco Seed

MD 609 Tobacco Seed MD 609 is a medium flavored Maryland type tobacco that grows to 6 feet...

MD 609 Tobacco Seed MD 609 is a medium flavored Maryland type tobacco that grows to 6 feet in height and produces very large leaves to 36" long and 18" wide. It air cures to a light reddish brown color. Maryland tobacco is commonly used in cigarettes alone, or in a blend. It is also used as a cigar filler and a pipe tobaccos. Matures in 55-60 days.

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Virginia 509 Tobacco

Virginia 509 Tobacco 60 days, 100 seeds per pkg Virginia 509 Burley is a heavy producing heirloom...

Virginia 509 Tobacco 60 days, 100 seeds per pkg Virginia 509 Burley is a heavy producing heirloom variety that originated by crossing Burley 37 and Burley 21. The plant is pyramidal in shape and the leaves are closely spaced on the stalk. It grows to 5-6 feet in height. Its lower growing plant form gives it good wind resistance and is more resistant to blow down than many taller Burleys. It matures in about 60 days. The leaves turn a golden yellow when ripe. It has excellent curability both p...

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Bursa Tobacco

Bursa is one of the largest and heaviest producing varieties of Turkish tobacco, growing up to 8'...

Bursa is one of the largest and heaviest producing varieties of Turkish tobacco, growing up to 8' with 30-34 harvestable leaves per plant. The dark green spade-shaped leaves are heavy and average 10" by 16". Because of the plants' tall columnar form, it may need staking in windy areas to avoid tipping. Blooming occurs at 65-70 days. The unique flavor is spicy and sweet and the smoke is fragrant and highly aromatic. The nicotine level is fairly high for a Turkish variety. Can be air or sun cu...

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Sherazi Tobacco Seeds

Sherazi Tobacco Seeds Sherazi is a Turkish variety grown in Iran. The leaves ten...

Sherazi Tobacco Seeds Sherazi is a Turkish variety grown in Iran. The leaves tend to be small but abundant. It is prized for its flavor and aroma, and is used in cigarettes and pipe tobacco blends, or smoked on its own. Usually sun cured, it matures in about 60 days.

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Isleta Pueblo Tobacco Seeds

Isleta Pueblo Tobacco Seeds Isleta Pueblo is a Rustica variety originating in New Me...

Isleta Pueblo Tobacco Seeds Isleta Pueblo is a Rustica variety originating in New Mexico. It is a very fast grower and matures in under 40 days. Grows to 5 feet. It tolerates cool weather very well and can be planted earlier than many other nicotianas. The leaves are dark green and have a thick rubbery texture. Air cures to a medium brown. Like many other Rusticas, Isleta Pueblo is high in nicotine content.

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Sacred Cornplanter Tobacco Seed

Nicotina rustica Sacred Cornplanter Tobacco Seed Sacred Cornplanter is a very hardy f...

Nicotina rustica Sacred Cornplanter Tobacco Seed Sacred Cornplanter is a very hardy fast grower and produces some of the largest leaves among Rustica varieties. It grows to about 3 feet in height and matures in under 50 days. Like other Rusticas, it has a high nicotine content but the leaves produce a very light and mild smoke. It makes a good addition to blends where a mild flavor but a higher nicotine content is desired.

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Izmir Ozbas Tobacco Seeds

Izmir Ozbas Tobacco Seeds   Izmir Ozbas - A unique looking Turkish variety that reaches heights o...

Izmir Ozbas Tobacco Seeds   Izmir Ozbas - A unique looking Turkish variety that reaches heights of 5-6 feet. It produces little to no suckers and remains in a very narrow columnar shape, making it a good choice for tighter spaces. The leaves tend to be very uniform in size and shape, being 16" by 9" wide. Maturity is in 75-80 days. The leaves turn a light yellow on the edges and curl downward when ripe. It cures to a light tan to chocolate brown color. The smoke is very mild but flavorful and...

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TN 90 LC Tobacco

TN 90 LC Tobacco TN 90 LC is a low converter strain of TN 90. The seeds are F2 generation ...

TN 90 LC Tobacco TN 90 LC is a low converter strain of TN 90. The seeds are F2 generation One of the most widely grown tobaccos in the world. It is an excellent Burley tobacco variety having resistance to TVMV, TEV and PVY. In addition to superior disease resistance and high yield potential, it's earlier maturity and smaller stalk offer an advantage over TN 86 to some growers. The light green leaves turn yellow when ripe and air cure easily, both primed or stalk hung. It matures in...

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Cherry Red Tobacco Seeds

Cherry Red Tobacco Seeds   Cherry Red - Bright leaf variety growing to 7 feet in height. One of t...

Cherry Red Tobacco Seeds   Cherry Red - Bright leaf variety growing to 7 feet in height. One of the heaviest producing bright leafs we have grown. Averaging 26 leaves to crows foot, not including bed leaves. Leaves grow to 24 inches in length and 15 wide. Moderate suckering. Matures in about 75 days after transplant. Leaves air cure to a light yellow/gold color. ars-grin.gov PI 552572

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Harrow Velvet Tobacco Seeds

Harrow Velvet Tobacco Seeds Harrow Velvet is a medium flavored Burley with excellent...

Harrow Velvet Tobacco Seeds Harrow Velvet is a medium flavored Burley with excellent curability and a short aging time. Columnar plant form with tightly spaced leaves which are very uniform in size. Almost no suckering. Leaves average 24" in length by 14" wide and turn a golden yellow as they ripen. Mature in 65-70 days. Leaf cures to a medium brown. An excellent plant for priming or to cut and hang whole. Very good wind and frost resistance. This...

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Negro Black Tobacco

Negro Black Also called "Tabaco Negro" in Spanish, is a name for dark tobacco that is dark ...

Negro Black Also called "Tabaco Negro" in Spanish, is a name for dark tobacco that is dark in color and strong in taste. Black or dark tobacco is primarily used in cigars and dark cigarettes. It is often slowly darkened by a long curing and fermenting process to give a dark brown to black tobacco with exceptionally mild smoking characteristics. Negro Black grows 5' to 6' in height with a classic Virginian type plant form and leaf shape. The leaves are a medium to dark g...

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Adonis Tobacco

Adonis is a new breed of dark air-cured tobacco with low nicotine and spicy flavor. Developed in ...

Adonis is a new breed of dark air-cured tobacco with low nicotine and spicy flavor. Developed in Germany, this vigorous early season grower performs very well in cooler climates producing a dark green heavyweight leaf. It has closely spaced leaves and grows to 5 feet. Its low dense growth makes it very resistant to adverse weather conditions. Mature plants have some frost resistance.

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Long Red Tobacco

Long Red is classified as a cigar filler but also makes a good binder or wrapper. It has a...

Long Red is classified as a cigar filler but also makes a good binder or wrapper. It has a pyramidal form growing to 6' in height with very large long and narrow dark green leaves. The leaves average 14" in width and can get from 30" to 36" in length. It holds up well during inclement weather and wind. Long Red is a heavy producer of high quality leaf and begins to bloom in 60 days. The leaves ripen 2-3 weeks after blooming and air cure to a reddish brown color.

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Paris Wrapper Tobacco Seeds

Paris Wrapper Tobacco Seeds Paris Wrapper is an heirloom bright leaf variety that is...

Paris Wrapper Tobacco Seeds Paris Wrapper is an heirloom bright leaf variety that is a vigorous early season grower reaching a height of 6 feet. Its leaves grow to 30" long and 20" wide. The leaves are a very light green with white stems. Matures in 60 days and air cures to a light golden brown. A good choice for a cigar wrapper, binder or as a cigarette tobacco. ars-grin.gov PI 552328

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Connecticut 49 Tobacco Seed

Connecticut 49 Tobacco Seed Connecticut 49 is a cigar wrapper tobacco. The leaves have g...

Connecticut 49 Tobacco Seed Connecticut 49 is a cigar wrapper tobacco. The leaves have good elasticity, fine veins and a good smoking taste. It is a tall pyramid shaped plant reaching 7 feet in height. Sometimes grown as a shade tobacco to produce an even finer leaf.

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Ahus Tobacco

Ahus is a fast growing and very early maturing tobacco from Sweden. It is ideal for areas ...

Ahus is a fast growing and very early maturing tobacco from Sweden. It is ideal for areas with a very short growing season. The plants grow to about 30" in height and begin to bloom only 30 days after transplant. The leaf can be harvested at 40 - 45 days. Ahus can be used for a cigar or pipe tobacco and is often used in making snuff.

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