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Rutgers 250

Zoom in Photo: Rutgers 250.

Photo by Peter Nitzsche

History: Developed at Rutgers NJAES by redoing the cross used to create the original ‘Rutgers’ tomato (‘JTD’ X ‘Marglobe’). Named to celebrate the 250th Anniversary of Rutgers University.

Breed: Open Pollinated

Season: Mid

Plant Type: Semi-Determinate

Plant Height: 4 ft.

Fruit Size: 10 oz.

Fruit Shape: Flattened Globe

Skin Color: Red

Flesh Color: Red