Definition of loganberry
: a red-fruited upright-growing dewberry (Rubus loganobaccus) usually regarded as a hybrid of a western dewberry and a red raspberry or sometimes as a variety (R. ursinus loganobaccus) of a western dewberry; also : its berry
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At the World’s Fair, Erickson befriended famed horticulturist Luther Burbank, whose inventions included the crimson Phenomenal berry, a blackberry-raspberry cross similar to a loganberry.
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Origin and Etymology of loganberry
James H. Logan †1928 American lawyer + English berry
First Known Use: 1893See Words from the same year
LOGANBERRY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of loganberry for English Language Learners
: a red berry that is sweet and juicy; also : the plant that loganberries grow on
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