Himalaya berry

noun
Hima·​laya berry | \ ¦himə¦lāə-; hə̇ˈmä|l(ə)yə-, -ˈmȧ|, |lēə-; sometimes ¦himə¦läyə- or -¦lȧyə- or -¦līə-\

Definition of Himalaya berry

: a European blackberry (Rubus procerus) introduced and naturalized in the U.S. and having leaves strongly whitened beneath with dense felty tomentum

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History and Etymology for Himalaya berry

from the Himalayas, mountain range between Nepal and Tibet

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