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Pipe Tobacco Seed Varieties

We have grouped our tobacco seed products into those suitable for pipe smokers. The list below is a guide to the many varieities you can grow and smoke in a pipe.

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African Red

African Red is a bright leaf variety with light green colored leaves and white stemmed. A vigorous grower reaching 8 feet (200cm) in height at the first cr ..read more

Suitable for Cigarette and Pipe

Aztec Rustica

Aztec Rustica (originally from Easter Island) is native to Central and South America. It grows to 30 inches high with abundant bright yellow flowers that a ..read more

Suitable for Cigar, Cigarette and Pipe

Banana Leaf

This is a bright leaf heirloom variety that grows to 6 feet or more in height. It produces a narrow pointed leaf to 30″ long and 12″ wide. It gives good yi ..read more

Suitable for Cigarette and Pipe

Big Gem

Big Gem is an heirloom bright leaf variety which grows to 5 1/2 feet in height. It produces leaves 30″ long by 18″ wide and matures in only 55-60 days. A t ..read more

Suitable for Cigarette and Pipe

Black Mammoth – Small Stock

A deep dark tobacco that gives good weight and supports itself very well. This is a tobacco prized by growers because it provides a great wrapper tobacco o ..read more

Suitable for Cigar and Pipe

Catterton

A heirloom Maryland type tobacco. A very good producer with sharp pointed leaves growing to over 30 inches long and 16 inches wide. Air cures easily to a r ..read more

Suitable for Cigar, Cigarette and Pipe

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 ..read more

Suitable for Cigarette and Pipe

Connecticut Broad Leaf

Connecticut Broad-leaf 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 i ..read more

Suitable for Cigar, Cigarette and Pipe

Del Gold

Developed in Canada by crossing wild Rustica tobacco with two popular American varieties, Hicks Broad-leaf and Virginia 115. The result is a high-yielding, ..read more

Suitable for Cigarette and Pipe

Gold Dollar

Gold Dollar is a heirloom bright leaf that grow to 4 1/2 feet in height with leaves over 2 feet long. An early maturing variety that ripens in 50-55 days. ..read more

Suitable for Cigarette and Pipe

Golden Burley

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 ..read more

Suitable for Cigarette and Pipe

Goose Creek Red

Goose Creek Red is named after a small river that runs into the Charleston Harbor. This dark Virginian type tobacco is air cures to a deep reddish brown co ..read more

Suitable for Cigar and Pipe

Green Brior

Green Brior is a full flavored heavy producing Burley that is a long time favorite of growers. It reaches a height of 6 feet, with light green leaves 24″ l ..read more

Suitable for Cigarette and Pipe

Harrow Velvet

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 u ..read more

Suitable for Cigarette and Pipe

Hickory Pryor

Hickory Pryor is an heirloom Virginia type tobacco. It produces very large leaves and heavy over all yields that rival modern day hybrids. It matures in 65 ..read more

Suitable for Cigarette and Pipe

Isleta Pueblo

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 wea ..read more

Suitable for Cigarette and Pipe

Kentucky 15

KY15, as it’s more commonly known, is a white stemmed high yielding Kentucky Burley. It has good resistance to most tobacco diseases. It is a columnar form ..read more

Suitable for Cigarette and Pipe

Little Crittenden

A long, slender, thin and narrow leafed tobacco used for chewing, pipe and cigar. It has a semi-erect growth habit with long leaves that have considerable ..read more

Suitable for Cigar and Pipe

Little Dutch

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 grow to around 3′ ..read more

Suitable for Cigar and Pipe

Lizard Tail Orinoco

A Virginia Bright Leaf variety that is a good choice for a fuller flavored cigarette or pipe blend, or cigar filler. It matures early at 55 days. The dark ..read more

Suitable for Cigar, Cigarette and Pipe

Narrow Leaf Madole

Madole is an heirloom dark tobacco with a rich full flavor. It’s often fire cured for use as a pipe or cigar tobacco. Its deep colored green leaves air cur ..read more

Suitable for Cigar and Pipe

Maryland

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 red ..read more

Suitable for Cigarette and Pipe

Mohawk Rustica

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 ..read more

Suitable for Cigar, Cigarette and Pipe

Orinoco

Classified as a primitive variety, this is the original Orinoco imported from Java, Indonesia in 1927. It grows to 6 feet in height and matures in 60 days ..read more

Suitable for Cigarette and Pipe

Oxford 207

Oxford 207 is a bright leaf variety that was developed in North Carolina. It has good resistance to bacterial wilts and blank shank disease. It grows to 5 ..read more

Suitable for Cigarette and Pipe

Paris Wrapper

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″ wi ..read more

Suitable for Cigar, Cigarette and Pipe

Pelleted Burley Tennessee

One of the more popular commercial strains of Burley tobacco originating in Tennessee and still carrying its name. It is used for its hardiness and smooth, ..read more

Suitable for Cigar, Cigarette, Pipe and Pelleted

Pelleted Turkish Basma

The variety has small sized leaves being broader of their upper half. Their texture is moderately thick, elastic and soft. Their leaf color is light yellow ..read more

Suitable for Cigarette, Pipe and Pelleted

Pelleted Virginian Gold #2

This is one of our newer varieties. This wonderful F1 hybrid variety is said to be the most popular flue-cured tobacco grown in the USA in 2010. These ..read more

Suitable for Cigarette, Pipe and Pelleted

Russian Red

This is an unclassified tobacco. It grows to around 3 feet in height and has very dark green leaves. It produces a fair amount of tobacco, but its most str ..read more

Suitable for Cigar and Pipe

Sherazi

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 usually sun cured, it m ..read more

Suitable for Cigarette and Pipe

Southern Beauty

Southern Beauty is an heirloom bright leaf which is quick and vigorous grower to over 6 feet. Leaves are light in color and grow to 30″ long and 16″ wide. ..read more

Suitable for Cigarette and Pipe

Stag Horn

Stag Horn is a hardy dark Virginian that grows fast, with long, thick, narrow leaves. The leaves turn under at the tips giving it a horn like shape. It has ..read more

Suitable for Cigarette and Pipe

Turkish Bafra

Turkish tobacco often used in pipe tobacco blends and cigarettes. Columnar plant growing to 5 feet. Mature in 50 days. Cures a medium brown. Has a very low ..read more

Suitable for Cigar, Cigarette and Pipe

Turkish Basma

This is one of our newer varieties. One of the best Turkish tobacco seeds you can buy. These seeds are particularly apt at growing in dry conditions or jus ..read more

Suitable for Cigarette and Pipe

Turkish Izmir

This is one of our NEW varieties of 2010. This Turkish tobacco is renowned for its unique flavor. It grows quite tall ranging from 5-7 feet and produces 20 ..read more

Suitable for Cigarette and Pipe

Turkish Samsun

Black Sea Samsun originated in the Samsun region of Turkey on the Black Sea. Prized for rich flavor and aroma, but yet mild to smoke. It matures in 65-70 d ..read more

Suitable for Cigar, Cigarette and Pipe

Virginian Dark

This one is a dark Virginian type tobacco with a mild flavor but with a fuller richer flavor than Virginia Golds have. It is an an excellent tobacco for a ..read more

Suitable for Cigar, Cigarette and Pipe

Virginian Gold #3

Another fine bright flue-cured tobacco variety, which is said to mature earlier than other virginian types. Useful for those areas where there is a short g ..read more

Suitable for Cigarette and Pipe

Virginian Gold #1

The finest and one of our most popular strains of cigarette and pipe tobacco.This variety is known to most cigarette smokers and is a fine and elegant plan ..read more

Suitable for Cigarette and Pipe

Virginian Gold #2

This is one of our newer varieties. This wonderful F1 hybrid variety is said to be the most popular flue-cured tobacco grown in the USA in 2010. This plant ..read more

Suitable for Cigarette and Pipe

White Mammoth

White Mammoth is a bright leaf tobacco that grows quick and matures very early at only 50-55 days. It grows 4/12 feet with leaves 2′ long and 1′ wide. Suck ..read more

Suitable for Cigarette and Pipe

Yellow Pryor

Yellow Pryor a heirloom bright leaf variety used in both cigarette and pipe blends. It grows to over 4 feet in height with little suckering. It is a very g ..read more

Suitable for Cigarette and Pipe

Yellow Twist Bud

This is a white stemmed heirloom Burley that grows 5-6 feet in height. It produces few suckers and its pyramidal plant form with closely spaced leaves give ..read more

We have grouped our tobacco seed products into those suitable for pipe smokers. The list below is a guide to the many varieities you can grow and smoke in a p

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African Red

African Red is a bright leaf variety with light green colored leaves and white stemmed. A vigorous grower reaching 8 feet (200cm) in height at the first crows foot. Plant form is columnar. Average size of 10th leaf at maturity 28 inches (60cm). Leaf width 12″ (25cm) 28 leaves total on un-topped plants, not including bed leaves. Matures in 80 days. Has a high nicotine content. Original seed is from Transvaal, South Africa.

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Argentinean Sylvestris

Sylvestris is native to Argentina and is often called Woodland Tobacco. It’s a vigorous plant growing up to 5 ft. with large 20″ leaves and sweet scented long drooping white flowers. Try growing this tobacco for mixing purposes only, as it’s not strictly a smoking variety. Its unusual flavor makes it a good candidate for blending cigarette tobacco. A very attractive and fragrant plant that should be planted in every flower garden, whether you choose to smoke a bit of it or not.

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Aztec Rustica

Aztec Rustica is native to Central and South America. It grows to 30 inches high with abundant bright yellow flowers that are very attractive to bees and humming birds. Flowering lasts up to two months. Leaves air cure to a medium to dark brown and produce a very mild flavored smoke. Like many other Rusticas, this one is very high in nicotine and should not be smoked alone. Used also for making insecticide Grows well in cool climates and tolerates frost.

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Banana Leaf

This is a bright leaf heirloom variety that grows to 6 feet or more in height. It produces a narrow pointed leaf to 30″ long and 12″ wide. It gives good yields and matures in only 50-55 days.

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Big Gem

Big Gem is an heirloom bright leaf variety which grows to 5 1/2 feet in height. It produces leaves 30″ long by 18″ wide and matures in only 55-60 days. A tried and true variety that is a good producer.

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Black Mammoth-Small Stock

A deep dark tobacco that gives good weight and supports itself very well. This is a tobacco prized by growers because it provides a great wrapper tobacco or a premium snuff tobacco when ripe. A good tobacco for beginners learning to roll their own cigars or make snuff.

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Blue Tree Glaucia

A graceful tobacco which can grow very tall, thus the name tree. They can grow up to 20 ft. Their flowers are bright yellow and are very striking against the blue foliage. Also makes a lovely garden specimen. Strictly not a smoking variety, but useful for reducing nicotine levels in any blend. It is said to have very small quantities of nicotine. A wonderful tobacco which like Turkish is very useful for blending cigarette and pipe tobacco.

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Burley Original

The original and popular commercial strain of burley tobacco makes a great addition to any garden. It is used for its hardiness and smooth, rich flavor. Good for cigarette making. This variety grows fast and is a high yielding plant.

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Burley Variation

A variation of the popular common Burley, this variety is a large plant. A fine commercial strain that is used for its hardiness and smooth flavor. A fine tobacco plant for the beginner. Air-cures easy.

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Catterton

A heirloom Maryland type tobacco. A very good producer with sharp pointed leaves growing to over 30 inches long and 16 inches wide. Air cures easily to a rich reddish brown color. A medium flavored smoke which is excellent for cigarettes, alone, or as a blend. Also used in cigars and pipe tobaccos. Matures in 60-65 days. Although some growers have reported heavy suckering with Catterton, ours have produced nearly none. This variety is one of our personal favorites.

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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.

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Connecticut Broad Leaf

Connecticut Broad-leaf 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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Costello

Costello is a bright leaf variety imported by the USDA from Columbia in 1967. It grows to a height of 5-6 feet with closely spaced leaves. Plant form is an inverted cone. Matures in 60-65 days. Ripens evenly and is easy to cure whether primed or hung whole. Has a high nicotine content at 24mg/g of dried leaf. Mild flavored.

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Cuban Criollo 98

Another very popular Cuban cigar variety. Will grow up to 6-7 ft. tall. It’s leaves are longer, more slender and slightly darker than the Habano 2000. It’s cured leaves have a silky texture making it a good covering for cigars. It has a pleasant, mild aroma and taste.

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Cuban Habano 2000

One of the most popular varieties for cigar enthusiasts. This Cuban variety grows to about 5-6 feet tall and has wide, rounded leaves. When cured the leaves have a reddish to light brown color. It makes a great filler for cigars. Has a pleasant, mild aroma and taste.

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Del Gold

Developed in Canada by crossing wild Rustica tobacco with two popular American varieties. The result is a high-yielding, high-nicotine cultivar. It grows to 5 feet and produces large, wide, heavy grade light green leaves. Del Gold is one of the best known varieties for commercial tobacco production. Matures in 70-75 days.

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Dixie Bright

Dixie Bright 27 was developed in the 1960’s and produces a light colored leaf with good yield and weight. It grows to 6-7 feet in height. Matures in 65 days. As the name suggests, the leaves air cure to a light yellow brown.

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Gold Dollar

Gold Dollar is a heirloom bright leaf that grow to 4 1/2 feet in height with leaves over 2 feet long. An early maturing variety that ripens in 50-55 days. Air cures to a light brown.

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Golden Burley

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.

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Goose Creek Red

Goose Creek Red is named after a small river that runs into the Charleston Harbor. This dark Virginian type tobacco is air cures to a deep reddish brown color and makes an excellent pipe or full flavored cigarette blend. It has a silky feel, making it ideal as a wrapper for cigars. Grows to about 6 feet in height and matures in 65 days.

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Green Brior

Green Brior is a full flavored heavy producing Burley that is a long time favorite of growers. It reaches a height of 6 feet, with light green leaves 24″ long by 14″ wide. Low suckering and matures in approximately 70 days.

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Harrow Velvet

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. This plant carries what I think is a great name for a tobacco, don’t you think?

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Hickory Pryor

Hickory Pryor is an heirloom Virginia type tobacco. It produces very large leaves and heavy over all yields that rival modern day hybrids. It matures in 65-70 days. The leaves air cure to a medium golden brown. It’s mild smoke and flavor make it an excellent choice for cigarette or pipe blends.

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Isleta Pueblo

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. Isleta Pueblo is high in nicotine.

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