Record Detail

Catalogue Number DBN 3900
Artefact DescriptionLeaf tobacco. Cuba is renowned for its tobacco and cigar industry. This is largely due to centuries of propagating experience as well as a preserved age old technique of production. Cuban cigars are guaranteed to contain only Cuban leaf tobacco and the high quality of their industry is maintained and controlled through the government regulation.
Taxon SOLANACEAE Nicotiana tobacum
TDWG Continent Southern America
TDWG Region Caribbean
TDWG Botanical CountryCuba
TDWG UseSocial Uses - Smoking Materials