1.Planting October 1st wk to November 1st wk.
2.Marketing May - June
3.Physical Characteristics
    a)Color The leaf which is sun-cured is rich tan to brown in
     color, medium to heavy bodied with broader lamina
4.Chemical Charecteristics
    a)Nicotine % 2.5 to 4.5
    b)Reducing Sugars 1.8 to 4.8
    c)Chloride 0.5 to 2.0

Economic use : For use as blend in cigarettes along with burley tobacco or by itself, is also used for pipe mixtures, chewing plugs and hookah tobacco paste.