Attractive, old-time favorite Rutgers was originally introduced in 1934. Plant produces good yields of heavy walled 7 oz size bright red tomatoes that ripen evenly from inside out. Tomatoes have full-bodied flavor and average six ounces, are globular, slightly flattened with smooth, thick walls that are crack resistant. Rutgers is an all-purpose tomato. Good for slicing and cooking it’s also excellent for sauce and paste. Rutgers is also a good variety for canning or freezing. Height 3-5 ft. Matures in 70-80 days.