Tobak "Virginia Gold" - Nicotiana tabacum.
One of the best known varieties for commercial tobacco production. It was developed by crossing wild tobacco with two popular American varieties, Hicks Broadleaf and Virginia. The result is a high-yielding, high-nicotine cultivar. The plant is characterized as light green and quick growing.
Strong plants grow fast to 2 m. A very light gold leaf as they mature with true tobacco flavor and aroma.
Cultivated tobacco. Sven. Tobak, äkta tobak. Suom.: Tupakat, tupakka.