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Longbottom Leaf

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One of the three varieties of pipe-weed recorded as being the most sought-after, the other two being [[Old Toby]] and [[Southern Star]]. [[Longbottom]] in the [[Southfarthing]] was the first place in the [[Shire]] where pipe-weed was grown, and so Longbottom Leaf must have been one of the oldest and most established types (if not the original variety). The first Leaf-grower was [[Tobold Hornblower]], and his family continued the tradition. When [[Merry]] and [[Pippin]] found barrels of Longbottom Leaf in the ruins of [[Isengard]], they bore the brand-marks of the [[Hornblower Family]].
 
One of the three varieties of pipe-weed recorded as being the most sought-after, the other two being [[Old Toby]] and [[Southern Star]]. [[Longbottom]] in the [[Southfarthing]] was the first place in the [[Shire]] where pipe-weed was grown, and so Longbottom Leaf must have been one of the oldest and most established types (if not the original variety). The first Leaf-grower was [[Tobold Hornblower]], and his family continued the tradition. When [[Merry]] and [[Pippin]] found barrels of Longbottom Leaf in the ruins of [[Isengard]], they bore the brand-marks of the [[Hornblower Family]].
==The Lord of the Rings Online==
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== Portrayal in Adaptations ==
 
[[Image:Item-Longbottom Leaf.jpg|thumb]]
 
[[Image:Item-Longbottom Leaf.jpg|thumb]]
In [[The Lord of the Rings Online]], the smoke from Longbottom Leaf takes the form of a horizontal smoke ring that appears behind the character's head. This effect appears to be broken or bugged. From the front, only the default cloud of thick smoke can be seen.  
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'''2007: ''[[The Lord of the Rings Online]]'':'''
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:The smoke from Longbottom Leaf takes the form of a horizontal smoke ring that appears behind the character's head. This effect appears to be broken or bugged. From the front, only the default cloud of thick smoke can be seen.  
  
 
[[Category:Pipe-weed]]
 
[[Category:Pipe-weed]]

Revision as of 21:49, 7 June 2010

One of the three varieties of pipe-weed recorded as being the most sought-after, the other two being Old Toby and Southern Star. Longbottom in the Southfarthing was the first place in the Shire where pipe-weed was grown, and so Longbottom Leaf must have been one of the oldest and most established types (if not the original variety). The first Leaf-grower was Tobold Hornblower, and his family continued the tradition. When Merry and Pippin found barrels of Longbottom Leaf in the ruins of Isengard, they bore the brand-marks of the Hornblower Family.

Portrayal in Adaptations

Item-Longbottom Leaf.jpg

2007: The Lord of the Rings Online:

The smoke from Longbottom Leaf takes the form of a horizontal smoke ring that appears behind the character's head. This effect appears to be broken or bugged. From the front, only the default cloud of thick smoke can be seen.