Apple (Malus) 'Wodarz'

Wodarz Apple

Categories: Fruit Tree

A vigorous apple used for eating and cooking with good storage-ability of up to three months. Somewhat tolerant to fireblight. A joint release of North Dakota State University and the R.L. Wodarz family.

More About Apple (Malus) 'Wodarz'

  • Bailey Nursery introduction from a sport of 'Harelson' Apple
  • very hardy..

 From North Dakota. Considered to be one of the hardier apples, Wodarz has an uneven shape and yellow to green skin with a pink blush ripening in late September to early October. Flesh is white, firm and sweet. 

We do NOT SHIP plants. ALL Sales are in person at our garden center.


10-20 ft

Hardiness Zone:


Apple (Malus) 'Wodarz' Characteristics


  • Orchard Plant
  • Container
  • Mass Plant
  • Specimen


  • Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade
  • Does best in full sun

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Medium

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Spring

Bearing/Fruiting Time

  • Early season

Bloom Time

  • Early season

Disease Resistance

  • apple scab resistant

Flower Color

  • Appleblossom Pink


  • Yellow
  • bright red
  • Golden

Fruit Qualities

  • mild flavor
  • sweet

Fruiting Attributes

  • good for cold regions/very hardy
  • good for cooking/baking
  • medium size
  • good for cider
  • storage, short life
  • good for eating


  • Rounded
  • Spreading

Plant Size

  • Semi-dwarf (12-18')