Ziegler’s Sweeting Apples This page first published: Oct 7, 2006 · Updated: Oct 4, 2020 · by CooksInfo. Copyright © 2020 · This post may contain affiliate links · This blog generates income via ads · Ziegler’s Sweeting Apples were grown in the American South. The cultivar is now presumed to be extinct, possibly sometime before 1928. Sources Calhoun, Creighton Lee. Old Southern Apples. Blacksburg, VA: McDonald & Woodward Publishing Co., 1995.