1.Planting October to November
2.Marketing April to August
3.Production Anand area of Gujarat
4.Physical Characteristics The primed leaf is sun-cured for 10 to 12 days till
  the stem dries and the leaf develops yellow colour.
  The leaf is light to medium bodied and golden
  yellow in colour. Later, the leaves are tied
  into bundles and bulked for developing aroma.
  for developing aroma.

Economic use : Mostly for chewing. Also called Lal-chopadia, and Safna. The export packing ranges from 250 gms. - 1000 gms and is available in bales of upto 100 Kgs.