Table 1. Agronomic Characteristics by Variety from the 1985 Commercial Burley Variety Test, Tobacco Experiment Station

Entry Plant
Height
Leaf
Height
Leaf
Width
Leaf
No.
Hang
Length
1
Hang
Weight
2
Stalk
Circum.

  in. in. in.   in. lb. in.
Early maturity              
MS KY 14 x L8 47 33 14 17 68 26 4.2
MS BU 21 x L8 49 32 14 18 68 26 4.2
MS BU 37 x L8 48 31 13 17 66 25 4.3
               
Medium maturity              
CO-OP 313 49 31 12 19 68 26 4.3
R 7-11 50 33 13 18 70 28 4.4
KY 14 47 30 12 19 67 24 4.2
KY 17 48 31 14 19 67 25 4.5
CO-OP 543 48 30 13 20 66 25 4.5
CLAY 501 50 31 13 20 58 22 4.3
MS BU 21 X KY 10 50 31 13 19 70 27 4.5
               
Late maturity              
VA 509 52 31 12 22 73 32 4.9
BU 64 51 29 13 26 74 29 4.6
N 77 54 31 13 23 76 30 4.6
TN 86 54 31 13 24 75 32 4.5
1 Length from butt of stalk to tip of longest leaf when hung on a scaffold.
2 Weight of a 5-stalk stick of tobacco approximately 3 hours after cutting.