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Solanum lycopersicum 'Rutgers'

  • 'Rutgers' Tomato is a determinate tomato in the One Earth Edibles line.
  • A mid-season variety, 'Rutgers' Tomato is an old-fashioned (developed in the 1920's) classic variety with exceptional taste and productivity.
  • 'Rutgers' Tomato produces crack resistant 6-8oz red fruit, and is a great canning variety due to its level of juiciness, color, and harvest abundance.
  • A favorite among apartment and townhouse dwellers, 'Rutgers' Tomato is great for patio planters and other small garden spaces with its bush habit.

Color: Red


  • Container
  • Culinary

Combo Usage:

  • Filler (main structural)


  • One Earth Edibles


  • Sun

Fertilizer Levels:

  • Average Feed

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer(Flowering)

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Summer(Foliage)
  • Spring(Foliage)

Soil Moisture Preference:

  • Average-Slightly Moist

Soil pH Requirements:

  • Medium, 5.7-6.2