LANKA TOBACCO

1.Planting November
   
2.Marketing June to August
   
3.Production Godavari areas of Andhra Pradesh
   
4.Physical Characteristics The leaf is initially air-cured (shade-cured
  for 2 months followed by pit-curing for 4 to
  5 days and then bulked till the leaf develops
  brown colour and has pungent odour.
5.Chemical Charecteristics
    Nitrogen % 3 - 5
    Nicotine % 2.5 - 4.5
    Reducing Sugars 1.5 - 2.0
    Chloride 0.5 - 0.7

Economic use : For Manufacture of cigars and cheroots.