Plants of USA and Canada

Nicotiana tabacum L.



PLANT PROFILE  : (*)

Name: Nicotiana tabacum L.
Nomencl. ref.: Sp. Pl.: 180 (1753)

Rank: species


Common names

US name U.S. name: cultivated tobacco
en English name: tobacco
Spanish name: tabaco
French name: tabac commun
Italian name: Tabacco

Grown habit: Forb/herb
Duration: Annual, Perennial
 

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Nicotiana tabacum
Nicotiana tabacum
Credit: Photo by Pancrazio Campagna

Nicotiana tabacum
Nicotiana tabacum
Photo by Leo Michels. Usage: Public Domain

Nicotiana tabacum
Nicotiana tabacum
Leaves at Haliimaile, Maui - Credit: Forest and Kim Starr - Plants of Hawaii - Image licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License, permitting sharing and adaptation with attribution.

Nicotiana tabacum
Nicotiana tabacum
Flowers at Haliimaile, Maui - Credit: Forest and Kim Starr - Plants of Hawaii - Image licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License, permitting sharing and adaptation with attribution.

Nicotiana tabacum
Nicotiana tabacum
Dipartimento di Scienze della Vita, Università di Trieste - Progetto Dryades - Picture by Andrea Moro - Campagna tra Perugia e Montefalco, PG, Umbria, Italia, - Image licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial Share-Alike 3.0 License

Nicotiana tabacum
Nicotiana tabacum
Credit: Photo by Franco Rossi

Nicotiana tabacum
Nicotiana tabacum
Dipartimento di Scienze della Vita, Università di Trieste - Progetto Dryades - Picture by Andrea Moro - Berlin, Botanischer Garten und Botanisches Museum Berlin-Dahlem, Germania, - Image licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial Share-Alike 3.0 License

Nicotiana tabacum
Nicotiana tabacum
Dipartimento di Scienze della Vita, Università di Trieste - Progetto Dryades - Picture by Andrea Moro - Monaco di Baviera, Orto Botanico di Monaco-Nymphenburg. , Monaco, Baviera, Germania, - Image licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial Share-Alike 3.0 License

Nicotiana tabacum
Nicotiana tabacum
Dipartimento di Scienze della Vita, Università di Trieste - Progetto Dryades - Picture by Andrea Moro - Monaco di Baviera, Orto Botanico di Monaco-Nymphenburg, Monaco, Baviera, Germania, - Image licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial Share-Alike 3.0 License

Nicotiana tabacum
Nicotiana tabacum
Credit: Photo by Daniela Longo

Nicotiana tabacum
Nicotiana tabacum
Habit at Haliimaile, Maui - Credit: Forest and Kim Starr - Plants of Hawaii - Image licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License, permitting sharing and adaptation with attribution.

Nicotiana tabacum
Nicotiana tabacum
Leaves at Haliimaile, Maui - Credit: Forest and Kim Starr - Plants of Hawaii - Image licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License, permitting sharing and adaptation with attribution.

Nicotiana tabacum
Nicotiana tabacum
Dipartimento di Scienze della Vita, Università di Trieste - Progetto Dryades - Picture by Andrea Moro - Monaco di Baviera, Orto Botanico di Monaco-Nymphenburg. , Monaco, Baviera, Germania, - Image licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial Share-Alike 3.0 License

Nicotiana tabacum
Nicotiana tabacum
Otto Wilhelm Thomé: Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz (1885) - Permission granted to use under GFDL by Kurt Stueber. Source: www.biolib.de Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this image under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.3 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts, and no Back-Cover Texts. A copy of the license is included in the section entitled "GNU Free Documentation License".

Nicotiana tabacum
Nicotiana tabacum
C. Hoffmann - Botanischer Bilder-Atlas (1884) - This image is in the public domain because its copyright has expired.

Nicotiana tabacum
Nicotiana tabacum
Credit: Photo by Antonino Messina

Nicotiana tabacum
Nicotiana tabacum
Dipartimento di Scienze della Vita, Università di Trieste - Progetto Dryades - Picture by Andrea Moro - Monaco di Baviera, Orto Botanico di Monaco-Nymphenburg, Monaco, Baviera, Germania, - Image licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial Share-Alike 3.0 License

Nicotiana tabacum
Nicotiana tabacum
Credit: Photo by Pancrazio Campagna

Nicotiana tabacum
Nicotiana tabacum
Credit: Photo by Pancrazio Campagna

Nicotiana tabacum
Nicotiana tabacum
Photo by Leo Michels. Usage: Public Domain

Nicotiana tabacum
Nicotiana tabacum
Habit and road at Kahakuloa, Maui - Credit: Forest and Kim Starr - Plants of Hawaii - Image licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License, permitting sharing and adaptation with attribution.

Nicotiana tabacum
Nicotiana tabacum
Habit at Haliimaile, Maui - Credit: Forest and Kim Starr - Plants of Hawaii - Image licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License, permitting sharing and adaptation with attribution.

Nicotiana tabacum
Nicotiana tabacum
Flowers at Haliimaile, Maui - Credit: Forest and Kim Starr - Plants of Hawaii - Image licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License, permitting sharing and adaptation with attribution.

Nicotiana tabacum
Nicotiana tabacum
Credit: Photo by Franco Rossi

Nicotiana tabacum
Nicotiana tabacum
Credit: Photo by Antonino Messina

Nicotiana tabacum
Nicotiana tabacum
Fruit at West Maui, Maui - Credit: Forest and Kim Starr - Plants of Hawaii - Image licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License, permitting sharing and adaptation with attribution.

Nicotiana tabacum
Nicotiana tabacum
Dipartimento di Scienze della Vita, Università di Trieste - Progetto Dryades - Picture by Andrea Moro - Monaco di Baviera, Orto Botanico di Monaco-Nymphenburg. , Monaco, Baviera, Germania, - Image licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial Share-Alike 3.0 License

Nicotiana tabacum
Nicotiana tabacum
Flowers at Manana, Oahu - Credit: Forest and Kim Starr - Plants of Hawaii - Image licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License, permitting sharing and adaptation with attribution.

Nicotiana tabacum
Nicotiana tabacum
Flowers at Haliimaile, Maui - Credit: Forest and Kim Starr - Plants of Hawaii - Image licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License, permitting sharing and adaptation with attribution.

Nicotiana tabacum
Nicotiana tabacum
Credit: Photo by Franco Rossi


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(*) Source: USDA, NRCS. 2009. The PLANTS Database (http://plants.usda.gov, 28 August 2009). National Plant Data Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA
 

 




Distribution in USA and Canada

USA (CA, CT, FL, HI, KS, LA, MA, MD, NC, NJ, OH, PA, SC, TX, VA), USA+ (PR, VI), CAN (ON)

Distributional map for Nicotiana tabacum L.
Map for Nicotiana tabacum L.
USDA, NRCS. 2009. The PLANTS Database (http://plants.usda.gov, 28 August 2009). National Plant Data Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA


TAXONOMY

Kingdom: Plantae
Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
Superdivision: Spermatophyta
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Asteridae
Order: Solanales
Family: Solanaceae


Genus: Nicotiana


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