Roman Candle

History: Originated as a sport from John Swenson’s beautiful Speckled Roman.

Tomato Type: Garden

Breed: Open Pollinated

Season: Late

Leaf Type: Normal

Plant Type: Indeterminate

Plant Height: 8 ft.

Fruit Size: 5 oz.

Fruit Shape: Plum

Skin Color: Yellow

Flesh Color: White


  1. Rutgers
  2. Executive Dean of Agriculture and Natural Resources
  3. School of Environmental and Biological Sciences