pipeseeds

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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 Photo showing African Red growing

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



 Photo showing Aztec Rustica growing

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



 Photo showing Banana Leaf growing

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



 Photo showing Big Gem growing

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



 Photo showing Black Mammoth - Small Stock growing

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



 Photo showing Blue Star * growing

Blue Star *

This is one of our 5 new varieties for the 2021 season. A well developed white stemmed burley with high yields and good disease resistance. It is a tall c ..read more

Suitable for Cigarette and Pipe



 Photo showing Blue Star 100 growing

Blue Star 100

This is one of our 5 new varieties for the 2021 season. A well developed white stemmed burley with high yields and good disease resistance. It is a tall c ..read more

Suitable for Cigarette and Pipe



 Photo showing Blue Tree Glaucia growing

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 t ..read more

Suitable for Cigarette and Pipe



 Photo showing Catterton growing

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



 Photo showing Cherry Red growing

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



 Photo showing Connecticut Broad Leaf growing

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



 Photo showing Dark Virginian growing

Dark Virginian

This is a fine dark Virginian tobacco with a mild but richer flavor compared to other types. It is an an excellent tobacco for a cigarette or pipe blend. I ..read more

Suitable for Cigarette and Pipe



 Photo showing Del Gold growing

Del Gold

VERY SORRY, CURRENTLY OUT OF STOCK.  Developed in Canada by crossing wild Rustica tobacco with two popular American varieties, Hicks Broad-leaf and V ..read more

Suitable for Cigarette and Pipe



 Photo showing Gold Dollar growing

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



 Photo showing Golden Burley growing

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



 Photo showing Goose Creek Red growing

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



 Photo showing Green Brior growing

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



 Photo showing Harrow Velvet growing

Harrow Velvet

VERY SORRY, CURRENTLY OUT OF STOCK.    Harrow Velvet is a medium flavored Burley with excellent curability and a short aging time. Columnar pla ..read more

Suitable for Cigarette and Pipe



 Photo showing Hickory Pryor growing

Hickory Pryor

VERY SORRY, CURRENTLY OUT OF STOCK.  Hickory Pryor is an heirloom Virginia type tobacco. It produces very large leaves and heavy over all yields tha ..read more

Suitable for Cigarette and Pipe



 Photo showing Isleta Pueblo growing

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



 Photo showing Kentucky 15 growing

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



 Photo showing Little Crittenden growing

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



 Photo showing Little Dutch growing

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



 Photo showing Lizard Tail Orinoco growing

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



 Photo showing Madole growing

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



 Photo showing Maryland growing

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



 Photo showing Mohawk Rustica growing

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



 Photo showing NC 95* growing

NC 95*

This is one of our 5 new varieties for the 2021 season. NC 95 is a well developed bright leaf with closely spaced leaves, very little suckering, and a ove ..read more

Suitable for Cigarette and Pipe



 Photo showing Orinoco growing

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



 Photo showing Oxford 207 growing

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



 Photo showing Paris Wrapper growing

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



 Photo showing Pelleted Burley Tennessee growing

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



 Photo showing Pelleted Turkish Basma growing

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



 Photo showing Pelleted Virginian Gold #2 growing

Pelleted Virginian Gold #2

This wonderful F1 hybrid variety is said to be the most popular flue-cured tobacco grown in the USA in 2010. These pelleted seeds make life for the grower ..read more

Suitable for Cigarette, Pipe and Pelleted



 Photo showing Russian Red growing

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



 Photo showing Sherazi growing

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



 Photo showing Shirey growing

Shirey

Shirey 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 ci ..read more

Suitable for Cigarette and Pipe



 Photo showing Southern Beauty growing

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



 Photo showing Stag Horn growing

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



 Photo showing Turkish Bafra growing

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



 Photo showing Turkish Basma growing

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



 Photo showing Turkish Izmir growing

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



 Photo showing Turkish Samsun growing

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



 Photo showing Virginian Gold #1 growing

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



 Photo showing Virginian Gold #2 growing

Virginian Gold #2

Another fine bright flue-cured tobacco variety, a heirloom variety dating back many decades. It averages 6′ in height with 18-20 leaves per plant be ..read more

Suitable for Cigarette and Pipe



 Photo showing Virginian Gold #3 growing

Virginian Gold #3

Another fine bright flue-cured tobacco variety, a heirloom variety dating back many decades. It averages 6′ in height with 18-20 leaves per plant be ..read more

Suitable for Cigarette and Pipe



 Photo showing White Mammoth growing

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



 Photo showing Yellow Pryor growing

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



 Photo showing Yellow Twist Bud growing

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

Suitable for Cigar, Cigarette and Pipe